## 4.33

$sp, sp^{2}, sp^{3}, dsp^{3}, d^{2}sp^{3}$

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### 4.33

Can someone explain how to do the problems in 4.33, what steps should we follow?

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### Re: 4.33

You should try drawing out the Lewis Structure of the molecule first and then see how many bonds the atom that is bolded has. In general, having 2 bonds is sp, 3 bonds is sp2, and 4 bonds is sp3.