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Isopentane Cl2 substitution reaction

  1. Jun 22, 2014 #1

    I have a question. Lets say we have isopentane and Cl2 in a substitution reaction. How many different Carbon atoms can chlorine atom bond with? All five or can it substitute with a hydrogen that bonded to methyl brach?

    It is an easy question maybe but please answer that is really important for me.

    Thanks for your consideration.
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  3. Jun 30, 2014 #2
    Theoretically? Or practically? Why not try drawing out all, naming them and seeing if they're different?
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