Oils on treating with hydrogen in the presence of palladium or nickel catalyst form fats. This is an example of
  1. Addition reaction
  2. Substitution reaction
  3. Displacement reaction
  4. Oxidation reaction

AcademicChemistryNCERTClass 10

Correct Answer: (a) addition reaction 

Explanation: Oils are unsaturated compounds containing double bonds. Addition reactions are characteristic properties of unsaturated hydrocarbons.

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