Problem: Draw the major product(s) from addition of HBr to the alkene below. • You do not have to consider stereochemistry. • If there is more than one major product possible, draw all of them.  • Draw one structure per sketcher. Add additional sketchers using the .• Separate multiple products using the + sign from the dropdown menu

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alkene + HX → hydrohalogenation (follows Markovnikov's addition)

This follows a mechanism:

(1) Carbocation formation

(2) Carbocation rearrangement (if necessary)

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Draw the major product(s) from addition of HBr to the alkene below. 

• You do not have to consider stereochemistry. 

• If there is more than one major product possible, draw all of them.  

• Draw one structure per sketcher. Add additional sketchers using the .

• Separate multiple products using the + sign from the dropdown menu

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