Problem: Draw the major organic product(s) of the following reaction (multiple products may be drawn in one box):

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Recall that leaving group conversions of alcohols can be achieved using HX, where alcohols are converted into alkyl halides.

The mechanism for this depends on the type of alcohol involved:

1˚ Alcohols: follow an SN2 mechanism

2˚ and 3˚ Alcohols: follow an SN1 mechanism


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Draw the major organic product(s) of the following reaction (multiple products may be drawn in one box):

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