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Organic Chemistry

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General Concepts of Organic Chemistry

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Which of the following represents the arrangement of the sp3 hybrid orbitals in methane?

A Planar
B Tetragonal planar
C Tetrahedral
D Bipyramidal
Ans. C The sp3 hybrid orbitals such as those seen in alkanes have a tetrahedral orientation.