Starting Material: benzyl alcohol (1° alcohol)
Product: benzene + cyclic amine + alkyl group
Fill in the appropriate reagents to achieve the synthetic transformation shown below.
NaBH3CN, cat, H+, cyclohexylamine
Na2CrO7, H2O, H2SO4
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