Problem: How would you name the compound below? (A) (R)-3-bromo-3-methylhexane (B) (S)-3-bromo-3-methylhexane (C) (R)-2-bromo-2-ethylpentane (D) (S)-2-bromo-2-ethylpentane

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How would you name the compound below? 

(A) (R)-3-bromo-3-methylhexane 

(B) (S)-3-bromo-3-methylhexane 

(C) (R)-2-bromo-2-ethylpentane 

(D) (S)-2-bromo-2-ethylpentane

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