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Concept: Comparing and contrasting the Alcohol Conversions.  

Problem: Provide a reasonable mechanism for the transformation below. Hint: This occurs in three steps, all of which are Lewis Acid/Base reactions. Fill in the missing intermediates A and B. Be sure to provide the arrows to show electron flow.

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Provide a reasonable mechanism for the transformation below. Hint: This occurs in three steps, all of which are Lewis Acid/Base reactions. Fill in the missing intermediates A and B. Be sure to provide the arrows to show electron flow.

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