Chemistry: A Molecular Approach (3rd Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0321809246
ISBN 13: 978-0-32180-924-7

Chapter 10 - Sections 10.1-10.8 - Exercises - Review Questions: 11

Answer

It is the combining of atomic orbitals to form hybrid orbitals.

Work Step by Step

It is needed to account for bonding in certain situations.
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