Protecting Alcohols from Organometallics Video Lessons

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Problem: An inexperienced research associate attempt to prepare  B from A as shown below. Instead of forming B, it is found that compound C forms. Solve this problem by providing a modified synthetic sequence that would enable B to be prepared indirectly from  A.

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An inexperienced research associate attempt to prepare  B from A as shown below. Instead of forming B, it is found that compound C forms. Solve this problem by providing a modified synthetic sequence that would enable B to be prepared indirectly from  A.

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