Problem: Hydroxyl groups can be transformed into tosylate, which is a good leaving group that retains the original stereochemistry. Determine the products in each of the steps of this synthesis reaction. 

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Hydroxyl groups can be transformed into tosylate, which is a good leaving group that retains the original stereochemistry. Determine the products in each of the steps of this synthesis reaction. 

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