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Problem: Write the structure of the principal organic product of the following: Cyclopentyllithium with formaldehyde in diethyl ether, followed by dilute acid.   

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Write the structure of the principal organic product of the following:

Cyclopentyllithium with formaldehyde in diethyl ether, followed by dilute acid. 

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