Problem: Draw structural formulas for the alkoxide ion and the alkyl(aryl)bromide that may be used in a Williamson synthesis of the ether shown. You do not have to consider stereochemistry.Do not include counter-ions, e.g., Na^+, I^-, in your answer.Draw one structure per sketcher.Add additional sketchers using the drop-down menu in the bottom right corner.Separate structures with + signs from the drop-down menu.

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Draw structural formulas for the alkoxide ion and the alkyl(aryl)bromide that may be used in a Williamson synthesis of the ether shown. 


You do not have to consider stereochemistry.
Do not include counter-ions, e.g., Na^+, I^-, in your answer.
Draw one structure per sketcher.
Add additional sketchers using the drop-down menu in the bottom right corner.
Separate structures with + signs from the drop-down menu.

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