Problem: Which of the following reactions will yield a pair of enantiomers? a. trans-2-pentene + H2/ Pd-C b. 2-butene + Hot KMnO4 c. Cyclopentene + HBr d. trans-2-butene + Cl2 e. Butane + Br2/ hv

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Which of the following reactions will yield a pair of enantiomers?

a. trans-2-pentene + H2/ Pd-C

b. 2-butene + Hot KMnO4

c. Cyclopentene + HBr

d. trans-2-butene + Cl2

e. Butane + Br2/ hv

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