Problem: In the presence of a Lewis acid, compound  1 rearranges, via intermediate 2, to afford compound 3. (b) Draw curved arrows showing how 2 is transformed into 3. (Hint: It may be helpful to redraw  2 in a different conformation.) 

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In the presence of a Lewis acid, compound  rearranges, via intermediate 2, to afford compound 3

(b) Draw curved arrows showing how is transformed into 3. (Hint: It may be helpful to redraw  in a different conformation.) 

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