Problem: What is the best choice of reagent(s) to perform the following transformation? a CH3OH, H2SO4 b CH3I, H2SO4 c NaOCH3 d CH3Li e CH3MgBr

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What is the best choice of reagent(s) to perform the following transformation?

a CH3OH, H2SO4

b CH3I, H2SO4

c NaOCH3

d CH3Li

e CH3MgBr

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