Problem: Determine the alkene produced from the acid-catalyzed dehydration of 1-hexanol Which linear alkenes would you expect to be obtained from the acid-catalyzed dehydration of 1-hexanol? Draw all possible regio- and stereoisomers, including minor organic coproducts.  

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Determine the alkene produced from the acid-catalyzed dehydration of 1-hexanol Which linear alkenes would you expect to be obtained from the acid-catalyzed dehydration of 1-hexanol? Draw all possible regio- and stereoisomers, including minor organic coproducts.  

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