Problem: Match each alkene with the appropriate heat of combustion:Heats of combustion (kJ/mol): 5293; 4658; 4650; 4638; 4632Heats of combustion (kcal/mol): 1264.9; 1113.4; 1111.4; 1108.6; 1107.1 (a) 1-Heptene (b) 2,4,-dimethyl-1-pentene(c) 2,4,-dimethyl-2-pentene(d) (Z)-4,4-dimethyl-2-pentene(e) 2,4,4-trimethyl-2-pentene

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Match each alkene with the appropriate heat of combustion:

Heats of combustion (kJ/mol): 5293; 4658; 4650; 4638; 4632

Heats of combustion (kcal/mol): 1264.9; 1113.4; 1111.4; 1108.6; 1107.1 

(a) 1-Heptene 

(b) 2,4,-dimethyl-1-pentene

(c) 2,4,-dimethyl-2-pentene

(d) (Z)-4,4-dimethyl-2-pentene

(e) 2,4,4-trimethyl-2-pentene

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