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The characteristic is shown by the catalyst is selectivity, i.e.; the catalyst determines the products formed.

1. If CO and H2 react in the presence of Ni (nickel) as catalyst, the product is methane.

2. If CO and H2 react in the presence of Cu (copper) as catalyst the product formed is methanol

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