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Problem: Identify if the following statements are true or false.    1. Simple carbonyl compounds exist in equilibirum with structures called enols. T or F 2. Tautomers are not constitutional isomers because they have different functional groups. T or F 3. For B-dicarbonyl compounds the fractional of the enol form increases. T or F 4. If no alpha hydrogen exists, we cannot form an enol. T or F

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Identify if the following statements are true or false. 

1. Simple carbonyl compounds exist in equilibirum with structures called enols. T or F

2. Tautomers are not constitutional isomers because they have different functional groups. T or F

3. For B-dicarbonyl compounds the fractional of the enol form increases. T or F

4. If no alpha hydrogen exists, we cannot form an enol. T or F

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