We’re being asked to provide a synthetic pathway for the given reaction.
Notice that the position of the hydroxyl group changed. Moving functionality involve alternating addition and elimination reactions.
• When given an alkene: start with addition
• When given RX or ROH: start with elimination
Provide the reagents necessary to make the indicated product from the indicated starting materials; more than one step maybe necessary.
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