Problem: Using the following 3 starting compounds (among other reagents), show a successfull synthesis of the following ketone. (Hint: count your carbons; you will need to add 2 carbons somewhere along the way) 

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Using the following 3 starting compounds (among other reagents), show a successfull synthesis of the following ketone. (Hint: count your carbons; you will need to add 2 carbons somewhere along the way)

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