orbital hybridization


Hybrid Orbitals As Mixing Color.....

a: Orbital hybridization ~
b: mixing orbitals of different color

What: "hybridization is like mixing orbitals of different 'color'. If the s orbital is 'black' and the p orbital is 'white', then one can get any shade of 'gray' (the hybrid orbital) by mixing various amounts of the two types."

Writer: jmontchamp
Where: Reference Link Has Evaporated
Date: May 9 2013 6:18 PM

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