Problem: Provide structures for the major and minor products of the following reaction and indicate which type of reaction it follows: SN1, SN2, E1, or E2. In addition, also provide the IUPAC names of both the major and minor product. As a bonus, indicate if the products (major/minor) and reaction would be different if LDA was used instead.  

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Provide structures for the major and minor products of the following reaction and indicate which type of reaction it follows: SN1, SN2, E1, or E2. In addition, also provide the IUPAC names of both the major and minor product. As a bonus, indicate if the products (major/minor) and reaction would be different if LDA was used instead. 

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