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An ether (A), C_{5}H_{12}O, when heated with excess of hot concentrated HI produced two alkylhalides which when treated with NaOH yielded compounds (B) and (c). Oxidation of (b) and (c) gave a propanone and an ethanoic acid respectively. The IUPAC name of the ether (A) is :

Option: 1

2- ethoxypropane 

Option: 2


Option: 3


Option: 4

2- methoxybutane 

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CH_{3}CH_{2}OCH(CH_{3})_{2} \xrightarrow[hot]{conc. HI} CH_{3}COOH +CH_{3}COCH_{3}

                                                                                                   2- ethoxypropane 

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