Problem: Your task is to synthesize 2-phenyl- 2-hexanol through a Grignard synthesis. Which pair(s) of compounds listed below would you choose as starting materials?

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Your task is to synthesize 2-phenyl- 2-hexanol through a Grignard synthesis. Which pair(s) of compounds listed below would you choose as starting materials?

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