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Problem: When 2-butanone is heated in the presence of aqueous sodium hydroxide, two constitutionally isomeric condensation products are obtained. Draw both products. 

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When 2-butanone is heated in the presence of aqueous sodium hydroxide, two constitutionally isomeric condensation products are obtained. Draw both products. 

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