Compound A is optically active and has the molecular formula C5H10O. On catalytic hydrogenation (addition of hydrogen) of A, Compound B is obtained. Compound B has the molecular formula C5H12O and is optically inactive. Give the structure for Compounds A and B.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 4, 2021, 6:03 pm ad1c9bdddf
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