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Problem: What is the IUPAC name for this compound? a. 4-hydroxy-5-methyl-2-heptanone b. 5-ethyl-4-hydroxy-2-hexanone c. 2-ethyl-3-hydroxy-5-hexanone d. 4-hydroxy-3-methyl-6-heptanone

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What is the IUPAC name for this compound? 

a. 4-hydroxy-5-methyl-2-heptanone 

b. 5-ethyl-4-hydroxy-2-hexanone 

c. 2-ethyl-3-hydroxy-5-hexanone 

d. 4-hydroxy-3-methyl-6-heptanone

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