Problem: From the structures above, select the compound(s) with the following properties:The compound prepared from acetone, 1,2-ethanediol, and an acid catalyst:

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Diol + ketone + acid catalyst → cyclic acetal

Reactants:

Acetone → simplest ketone → (CH3)2CO

1,2-ethanediol:

Parent chain → ethane → 2 Cs

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From the structures above, select the compound(s) with the following properties:

The compound prepared from acetone, 1,2-ethanediol, and an acid catalyst:

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