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Unformatted text preview: • 4 degenerate sp 3 orbitals (tetrahedral) • 5 degenerate sp 3 d orbitals (trigonal bipyramidal) • 6 degenerate sp 3 d 2 orbitals (octahedral) • Identify the hybridization of the central atom in the following compounds and ions: a) BH 4-4sp 3 orbitals each with one e- in it (no lone pairs) b) SF 5-6sp 3 d 2 orbitals with a lone pair and 5 e- to bond with F c) NH 3 4sp 3 orbitals with a lone pair and 3 e- to bond with H d) CIF 3 5sp 3 d orbitals with 2 lone pairs and 3e- to bond with F e) BCl 3 3sp 2 orbitals each with one e- in it (no lone pairs) f) I 3-6sp 3 d orbitals 3 filled (lone pairs) and 2 with one e- in it to bond with I g) SF 4 blah h) SF 6 blah i) Electron Domain Hybrid orbitals 2 sp 3 sp 2 4 sp 3 5 sp 3 d 6 sp 3 d 2...
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- Spring '10
- Molecule, Chemical bond, degenerate sp orbitals, degenerate sp3d orbitals