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Hybrid Orbitals and Molecular Geometries

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Which of the following molecular geometries (shapes) would NOT be possible for a molecule or polyatomic ion in which the central atom was $s{p}^{3}$ hybridized?

A

Tetrahedral.

B

Trigonal pyramidal.

C

Trigonal planar.

D

Linear.