Problem: Which of the following could be used to synthesize 1-bromopentane?A) CH3CH2CH2CH=CH2 + HBr →B) CH3CH2CH2CH2CH2OH + PBr3 →C) CH3CH2CH2CH2CH2OH + NaBr →D) CH3CH2CH2CH2CH2OH + Br2 →E) CH3CH2CH2CH=CH2 + Br2 →

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Which of the following could be used to synthesize 1-bromopentane?

A) CH3CH2CH2CH=CH2 + HBr →

B) CH3CH2CH2CH2CH2OH + PBr

C) CH3CH2CH2CH2CH2OH + NaBr →

D) CH3CH2CH2CH2CH2OH + Br

E) CH3CH2CH2CH=CH2 + Br

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