Problem: Write a mechanism for the reaction of 2,3-dimethyl-1,3-cyclohexadiene with one equivalent of HBr. Provide structural formulas for the products and label each as "1,2-adduct" or "1,4-adduct.”

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Write a mechanism for the reaction of 2,3-dimethyl-1,3-cyclohexadiene with one equivalent of HBr. Provide structural formulas for the products and label each as "1,2-adduct" or "1,4-adduct.”

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