Problem: Compound C is asymmetric, has molecular formula C5H10O, and contains two methyl groups and a 3° functional group. It has a broad infrared absorption band in the 3200–3550-cm -1 region and no absorption in the 1620–1680-cm -1 region. (a) Propose a structure for C.

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Compound C is asymmetric, has molecular formula C5H10O, and contains two methyl groups and a 3° functional group. It has a broad infrared absorption band in the 3200–3550-cm -1 region and no absorption in the 1620–1680-cm -1 region.

(a) Propose a structure for C.

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