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    What are the hybridizations of carbon in graphite and diamond ?
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    (Original post by Matilda123456)
    What are the hybridizations of carbon in graphite and diamond ?
    sp2 and sp3 respectively
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    Thank you, also how do you work that out, or is it just something you have to know?
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    (Original post by Matilda123456)
    Thank you, also how do you work that out, or is it just something you have to know?
    Carbon bonded to four other atoms is always sp3
    Carbon bonded to three other atoms is always sp2
    Carbon bonded to two other atoms is always sp
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