Problem: Which of the following compounds exchanges the largest number of hydrogens for deuterium when treated with KOD in D2O? A. 6-methyl-1,4-cycloheptanedione  B. 2-methyl-1,3-cycloheptanedione C. 5-methyl-1,3-cycloheptanedione D. 3-methyl-1,2-cycloheptanedione

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Which of the following compounds exchanges the largest number of hydrogens for deuterium when treated with KOD in D2O?

A. 6-methyl-1,4-cycloheptanedione 

B. 2-methyl-1,3-cycloheptanedione

C. 5-methyl-1,3-cycloheptanedione

D. 3-methyl-1,2-cycloheptanedione