Problem: Biological oxidation of hydrocarbons is a commonly observed process.(a) To what class of hydrocarbons does the reactant in the following equation belong? What is its IUPAC name?  

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Biological oxidation of hydrocarbons is a commonly observed process.

(a) To what class of hydrocarbons does the reactant in the following equation belong? 

What is its IUPAC name? 

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