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d-block

Posted: Thu Nov 22, 2018 10:18 pm
by 305174946
In hybridization, when combing the s, p and d block where does that hybridization fall in terms of energy compared to the regular electron configuration ?

Re: d-block

Posted: Fri Nov 23, 2018 1:34 am
by Parth Mungra
In terms of energy It would be in between the energy levels of the s p and d orbitals, just as how 2sp is in between s and p.

Re: d-block

Posted: Fri Nov 23, 2018 12:04 pm
by Emily Ng_4C
The energy will be between the orbitals because it is an average of the orbitals that are hybridizing.

Re: d-block

Posted: Fri Nov 23, 2018 7:51 pm
by angelagd3l
when the orbitals aren't listed in the "s-p-d-f" order, which is preferred?