Problem: Draw the most stable form of the major mixed Claisen product formed in the following reaction.

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We are asked to draw the most stable form of the major mixed Claisen product.

Recall the general procedure in Claisen Condensation: 

The mechanism steps are listed below: 


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Draw the most stable form of the major mixed Claisen product formed in the following reaction.

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