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Problem: Which of the following reactions would yield cumene (isopropylbenzene) as the major product? 

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All of the reactions (1, 2 and 3) will proceed to formation of isopropylbenzene. 

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Which of the following reactions would yield cumene (isopropylbenzene) as the major product? 

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