Problem: Draw the mechanism for the following elimination reaction, without a carbocation rearrangement, and in the presence of sulfuric acid, H2SO4, as reagent. Indicate if it follows an E1 or an E2 mechanism.

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Draw the mechanism for the following elimination reaction, without a carbocation rearrangement, and in the presence of sulfuric acid, H2SO4, as reagent. Indicate if it follows an E1 or an E2 mechanism.

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