Ketone + NH2NH2 (hydrazine), OH- → Reduction to alkane
Parent chain → prop- → 3 Cs
Modifier → ketone → at C1
Substituent → phenyl ring (benzene) → at C1
Reduction of 1-phenylpropan-1-one using NH2NH2 and HO-, heat:
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