Problem: What is the hybridization of chlorine in each of the following:(c) ClO4−?

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Hybridization is the formation of a covalent bond through the combination of an s and p orbitals. The hybridization of the central atom can be determined from the groups attached to it.


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What is the hybridization of chlorine in each of the following:

(c) ClO4?

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