Problem: Using any reagents turn the starting material into the indicated product. All carbon atoms must come from the starting material. Draw all molecules synthesized along the way. When in doubt, draw the molecule! Label all chiral centers with an asterisk (*) and make sure to right "Racemic" where appropriate. Hint: this should look familiar as a homework problem. Remember, all of the carbons of the product must come from the given starting material.

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Using any reagents turn the starting material into the indicated product. All carbon atoms must come from the starting material. Draw all molecules synthesized along the way. When in doubt, draw the molecule! Label all chiral centers with an asterisk (*) and make sure to right "Racemic" where appropriate. Hint: this should look familiar as a homework problem. Remember, all of the carbons of the product must come from the given starting material.

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