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Problem: A compound contains oxygen but has no IR signals above 3000 cm –1 or between 2000 and 1500 cm –1. This is consistent with the compound being a) an ether. b) an alcohol. c) an aldehyde. d) a ketone. e) none of the above.

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A compound contains oxygen but has no IR signals above 3000 cm –1 or between 2000 and 1500 cm –1. This is consistent with the compound being

a) an ether.

b) an alcohol.

c) an aldehyde.

d) a ketone.

e) none of the above.

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