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Solution to Exercise 7-3-4

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    We must consider the electronegativity and the position of the halogen substituent in terms of inductive effects. A is the strongest acid, as chlorine is more electronegative than bromine. B is more acidic than C, as the bromine is closer (in terms of the number of bonds) to the site of acidity.

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