Problem: Boric acid, H3BO3, is not a Brønsted-Lowry acid but a Lewis acid.(c) What is the hybridization on the boron consistent with the shape you have predicted?

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Boric acid, H3BO3, is not a Brønsted-Lowry acid but a Lewis acid.

(c) What is the hybridization on the boron consistent with the shape you have predicted?

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