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Solution: Draw the mechanism for the solvolysis of (R)-3-iodo-3-methylhexane in water, leading to a neutral organic product. Show all lone pairs, formal charges, and (where appropriate) stereochemistry.

Problem

Draw the mechanism for the solvolysis of (R)-3-iodo-3-methylhexane in water, leading to a neutral organic product. Show all lone pairs, formal charges, and (where appropriate) stereochemistry.