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Homework Help: Hybridisation of the carbon carrying the unpaired electron?

  1. May 16, 2008 #1
    Hi,

    In vinyl radical, CH2=CH* (* -unpaired electron)

    what is the hybridisation of the carbon carrying the unpaired electron?
     
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  3. May 16, 2008 #2

    chemisttree

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    The unbonded electron still occupies an orbital of it's own.
     
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