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Difference between hybridization and hybrid orbitals

Posted: Thu Nov 29, 2018 2:33 am
by Diane Kang 2F
What is the difference between stating the hybridization of an atom and identifying hybrid orbitals of an atom?

Re: Difference between hybridization and hybrid orbitals

Posted: Thu Nov 29, 2018 9:50 am
by Rachel Dang 1H
I believe these are the same thing. If anyone knows otherwise please correct me!

Re: Difference between hybridization and hybrid orbitals

Posted: Thu Nov 29, 2018 11:25 am
by Nikki Bych 1I
I believe they are the same thing as well.

Re: Difference between hybridization and hybrid orbitals

Posted: Sat Dec 01, 2018 1:31 am
by Hadji Yono-Cruz 2L
These are the same.

Re: Difference between hybridization and hybrid orbitals

Posted: Sat Dec 01, 2018 1:46 pm
by Julia Jones 1G
hybrid orbitals are orbitals created by the combination of atomic orbitals in the same atom. Hybridization happens when atomic orbitals mix to form a new atomic orbital.