Problem: Select the answer that best completes the following statement:  Radical halogenation reactions using ______ are the most ______ and often lead to multiple products. While radical halogenation reactions using ______ are the most ______ and produce primarily the major product.  (A) bromine, selective, chlorine, reactive        (B) bromine, reactive, chlorine, selective                                            (C) chlorine, reactive, bromine, selective       (D) chlorine, selective, bromine, reactive

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Select the answer that best completes the following statement: 

Radical halogenation reactions using ______ are the most ______ and often lead to multiple products. While radical halogenation reactions using ______ are the most ______ and produce primarily the major product. 

(A) bromine, selective, chlorine, reactive        (B) bromine, reactive, chlorine, selective                                           

(C) chlorine, reactive, bromine, selective       (D) chlorine, selective, bromine, reactive

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