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the hybridization (sp, sp2, sp3, etc) will be able to tell you how many regions of electron density there are around an atom, which you can use to check your answer for your VSEPR and lewis drawings. In general, it is easier to get the right lewis drawing (because this is a more basic concept), and then use the number of electron density regions to then determine the hybridization.
All though hybridization does relate to VSEPR, its main focus is not about helping you draw the model. All hybridization does is illustrate how many areas of electron density there are in a specific molecule and those fields can either be a boding pair or a lone pair. You can use it to help with smaller molecules but it is not necessary and it gets really complicated when you have much bigger molecules(then it becomes pointless and just slows you down).
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