General Chemistry 10th Edition

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 1-28505-137-8
ISBN 13: 978-1-28505-137-6

Chapter 21 - Chemistry of the Main-Group Elements - Questions and Problems - Page 932: 21.129


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We know that the diamond like structure of silicon shows that each silicon atoms is tetrahedrally bonded to four other silicon atoms. It involves $SP^3$ hybridization.
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