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Predict the product of the two-step procedure below:

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Predict the product of the two-step procedure below:

Wolff Kishner Reduction

Aldehydes or ketones are compounds that consist of carbonyl groups {eq}\left( {{\rm{C}} = {\rm{O}}} \right) {/eq}. This carbonyl group can be reduced to - {eq}{\rm{C}}{{\rm{H}}_{\rm{2}}} {/eq} by reactions like Wolff Kishner reduction or Clemmenson reduction reactions.

Answer and Explanation:

In the given reaction, the ketone reacts with hydrazine molecule in acidic medium to form a hydrazone by elimination of water molecule. The hydrazone...

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