Chemistry: A Molecular Approach (3rd Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321809246
ISBN 13: 978-0-32180-924-7

Chapter 20 - Sections 20.1-20.14 - Exercises - Problems by Topic - Page 994: 61a

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Alkenes go through hydrogenation reactions in which the double bond in alkenes is converted to a single bond by the addition of Hydrogen atoms in the presence of a catalyst. ie. C=C --> C-C. In this reaction, H atoms are added across the C=C to form CH3-CH2-. In this way, an unsaturated hydrocarbon is converted into a saturated hydrocarbon.
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