Problem: Photochemical chlorination of 2,2,4-trimethylpentane gives four isomeric monochlorides.(b) The two primary chlorides make up 65% of the monochloride fraction. Assuming that all the primary hydrogens in 2,2,4-trimethylpentane are equally reactive, estimate the percentage of each of the two primary chlorides in the product mixture. 

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Photochemical chlorination of 2,2,4-trimethylpentane gives four isomeric monochlorides.

(b) The two primary chlorides make up 65% of the monochloride fraction. Assuming that all the primary hydrogens in 2,2,4-trimethylpentane are equally reactive, estimate the percentage of each of the two primary chlorides in the product mixture. 

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