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Can you please explain this mechanism and synthesis?

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3) Draw the complete mechanism and predict the product of the following reaction:
NaOH
Br
H20
4) Propose a synthesis of the following molecule starting from only benzene:

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O
NaOH, 10
O
Br
OH
Br
Resonance stbilization
O
O
TO
OH
Product
O
O
CI
Anhydrous AlCl3
Friedel-craft acylation
I-CI
Acetyl group is meta directing group and so if we add I-Cl, the
I will be replaced...

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