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Problem: Select the appropriate reagents for the following transformation:

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We’re being asked to determine the reagents needed to carry out the given reaction.



We’re given a carboxylic acid that is converted into an alcohol.


Recall reduction is the process of increasing hydrogen atoms in a compound. Carbonyl compounds can be reduced into alcohols using:

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Select the appropriate reagents for the following transformation:

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