We are asked to draw an alcohol and an alkyl bromide that could be combined to give the ether shown.
Alcohol can be converted to an oxide base
Oxide base + alkyl halide → Ether
Draw an alcohol and an alkyl bromide that could be combined to give the ether shown.
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