# Assertion : Propene reacts with HBr in presence of benzoyl peroxide to yield 1- bromopropane. Reason : In presence of peroxide , the addition

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Assertion : Propene reacts with HBr in presence of benzoyl peroxide to yield 1- bromopropane.
Reason : In presence of peroxide , the addition of HBr to propane follows ionic mechanism.
A. If both assertion and reason are true and the reason is the correct explanation of the assertion.
B. If both assertion and reason are true but reason is not the correct explanation of the assertion.
C. If assertion is true but reason is false.
D. If assertion is false but reason is true.

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Propene reacts with HBr in presence of benzoyl peroxide to give 1- bromopropane. In presence of peroxide, the addition of HBr to propane occurs by free radical mechanism.