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The molecular shape and hybridization state of central atom in the molecule (A) are:


A
linear, sp
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B
triangular, sp2
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C
linear, sp3d
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D
V-shape, sp3
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Solution

The correct option is C linear, $$sp^3d$$
$$\underset {\text {(A)}} {XeF_2}+H_2 \rightarrow \underset {\text {(monoatomic colorles gas (C))}} {Xe}+\underset {\text {(highly associated liquid (B) used for etching glass)}} {2HF}$$
$$\underset {\text {(A)}} {2XeF_2} +2H_2O \xrightarrow {hydrolysis} \underset {\text {(C)}} {2Xe}+\underset {\text {(B)}} {2H_2F_2}+\underset {\text {diatomic gas (A)}} {O_2}$$
The ionization energy of $$O_2$$ is similar to the ionization energy of $$Xe$$
$$HF+KF \rightarrow \underset {\text {(Addition compound (E))}} {KHF_2}$$
$$\underset {\text {(E)}} {KHF_2} \xrightarrow [molten  state] {electrolysis} \underset {\text {reactive gas(F)}} {F_2}$$
$$\underset {\text {(F)}} {F_2}+\underset {\text {(C)}} {Xe} (1:1) \rightarrow \underset {\text {(A)}} {XeF_2}$$
Thus the compound (A) is $$XeF_2$$ with linear shape and $$sp^3d$$ hybridization.

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