Problem: What nucleophile could be used to react with butyl iodide to prepare the following compound? If your answer is a metal salt, omit the metal and draw the compound as an anion.

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What nucleophile could be used to react with butyl iodide to prepare the following compound? If your answer is a metal salt, omit the metal and draw the compound as an anion.

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