## How to recognize

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

Jessica Chen 2C
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### How to recognize

How can we tell if an atom goes through hybridization or not?

AndreiRekesh1I
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### Re: How to recognize

Hybridization usually comes in to explain when an atom has fewer valence electrons by nature than regions of electron density, like bonds and lone pairs.