Problem: Assuming that the rate-determining step in the reaction of 1-hexanol with hydrogen bromide to give 1-bromohexane is an attack by a nucleophile on an alkyloxonium ion, write an equation for this step. Use curved arrows to show the flow of electrons. 

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Assuming that the rate-determining step in the reaction of 1-hexanol with hydrogen bromide to give 1-bromohexane is an attack by a nucleophile on an alkyloxonium ion, write an equation for this step. Use curved arrows to show the flow of electrons. 

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