Could you explain how to go about this question specially how to find the product yielded from the reaction

asked by @manuelac5 • 12 months ago • Organic Chemistry • 5 pts

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Hi there! This reaction is a metal catalyst hydrogenation reaction resulting to cis addition of the new Hs. So what will happen here is that the methyl groups will be cis to each other as well. I drew the product below.

You can also review the reaction here: https://www.clutchprep.com/organic-chemistry/catalytic-hydrogenation/?c_id=14732

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answered by @reyn • 12 months ago