Problem: Either the reactant (X) or the major organic product is missing from the equation below. Draw the missing compound. 

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We're being asked to draw the product of the given reaction.



Recall that alkenes undergo hydrogenation in the presence of H2 and a metal catalyst (Ni, Pt, Pd-C), forming an alkane.

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Either the reactant (X) or the major organic product is missing from the equation below. Draw the missing compound. 

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