Problem: Draw the product formed when oleic acid is reacted with H2 in the presence of Pt.Modify the molecule to show the product of the reaction. You can Modify the molecule by adding, deleting, or changing atoms or bonds.

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For this problem, we are being asked to draw the product formed when oleic acid is reacted with H2 in the presence of Pt.


  • This reaction is called hydrogenation which produces alkanes from alkynes and alkenes
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Draw the product formed when oleic acid is reacted with H2 in the presence of Pt.

Modify the molecule to show the product of the reaction. You can Modify the molecule by adding, deleting, or changing atoms or bonds.


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