In which of the following species, d-orbitals having xz and yz two nodal planes involved in hybridization of central atom?

(a) IO2F2-                                  (b) ClF4-

(c) IF7                                       (d) None of these 

Concept Videos :-

#7 | Hybridization in case of Carbon| Intro
#8 | Hybridization in case of Carbon| sp3
#9 | Hybridization in case of Carbon| sp2
#10 | Hybridization in case of Carbon| sp
#11 | Hybridization in case of other Molecules

Concept Questions :-

Hybridisation

(c) IO2F2-: Hyb. sp3d, [spxpypzdz2]CIF4-: Hyb. sp3d2, [spxpypzdx2-y2dz2]IF7: Hyb. sp3d3. [spxpypzdx2-y2dxydz2] dxy: orbitals has two nodal planes xz and yz

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