Problem: What is the hybridization state of the carbon atom in formaldehyde (CH2O)?a. The carbon atom is sp3 hybridized.b. The carbon atom is sp2 hybridized.c. The carbon atom is sp hybridized.d. The carbon atom is not hybridized.

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What is the hybridization state of the carbon atom in formaldehyde (CH2O)?

a. The carbon atom is sp3 hybridized.

b. The carbon atom is sphybridized.

c. The carbon atom is sp hybridized.

d. The carbon atom is not hybridized.

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