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Provide the mechanism and product(s) for the following transformation:

Question:

Provide the mechanism and product(s) for the following transformation:

Wolff-Kishner Reduction:

The Wolff-Kishner reduction converts a ketone to an alkane using hydrazine and potassium hydroxide. For example, 3-pentanone can be converted to pentane via the Wolff-Kishner reduction.

Answer and Explanation:


The product of the reaction is given below:


The mechanism to show the formation of the product is given below:


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