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    Synthesize the following compound from the indicated starting material.

    You may use:
    - any organic compounds containing three or less carbon atoms
    - benzene
    - n-bromosuccimide
    - triphenylphosphine
    - MCPBA
    - methylvinyl ketone
    - LDA, ethyl acetoacetate
    - diethyl malonate
    - wittig reagents
    - and any inorganic reagents.

    If it is necessary to use a wittig reagent, show how it is prepared.

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