Problem: Determine the hybridization around nitrogen in N2H4.

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We are being asked to identify the hybridization around nitrogen in N2H4. First, we will have to draw the Lewis Structure of N2H4.

For this problem, we're going to use the following steps:

Step 1: Determine the central atom in this molecule.
Step 2: Calculate the total number of valence electrons present.  
Step 3: Draw the Lewis Structure for the molecule.
Step 4: Determine the hybridization of nitrogen (N).

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Determine the hybridization around nitrogen in N2H4.

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