explain hybridisation and molecular orbital theory in short...............

Asked by Joepeter | 13th Sep, 2014, 09:02: PM

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Hybridisaton can be defined as the mixing of atomic orbitals belonging to the same atom but have slightly different energies. On mixing same number of new hybrid orbitals of same energies are formed.
For example:
sp hybrid orbitals: when one s and one p orbital get mixed to form two sp-orbital with 180o bond angle.

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Answered by Prachi Sawant | 15th Sep, 2014, 09:31: AM