Consider the information given below and identify the structure of the unknown compound A, with a molecular formula of C8H14. Compound A reacts with Br2/CCl4. Upon reaction with excess H2/Pt 1-ethyl-2-methylcyclopentane is produced. Subjecting A to ozonolysis, the product shown below is produced as the major organic product. Draw the correct structure of compound A, and provide a brief and clear explanation relating the data provide with the structure selected.
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