We are being asked to identify the hybrid orbitals of the central atom for the molecules or ions.
O Group 6A 6 valence e‑
C Group 4A 4 valence e-
N Group 3A 3 valence e-
charge -1 1 valence e-
Total = 14 valence e‑
Give the expected hybridization of the central atom for the molecules or ions.
f. OCN-, SCN-, N3- (Carbon is the central atom in OCN - and SCN-.)
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