Problem: Draw the product of the hydration of 2-butene.

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Hydration of alkene  → produces alcohol (follows Markovnikov addition)

Reactant:

2-butene → 4 Cs with C=C between C2 and C3

(1) Formation of carbocation

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Draw the product of the hydration of 2-butene.

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