Short Trick to Learn Hybridization – Chemistry Mnemonics

Trick to Learn Hybridization: Notes preparation is necessary for the students for the preparation of National Eligibility cum Entrance Examination (NEET). The exam is common test exam conducted for the students to take admission in medical colleges. The students who have studied biology as subject in science stream can apply for the exam and start their preparation for the exam. Students can check Short Tricks, notes, syllabus, mock test here at 

Trick to Learn Hybridization

These Short Tricks (Mnemonics) on Trick to Learn Hybridization are very helpful for various Medical Entrance Exam like NEET, AIIMS, JIPMER, PGIMER, CBSE Board, ICSE Board, Class 12th, 11th. Here are some mnemonic of this chapter topics listed below. These are very helpful for class 11th and 12th students :-

Trick to Learn Hybridization

Formula: 1/2 [V+ M -C + A ]


V = No. of valence electrons

M = mono valent atom

C = Positive charge

A = Negative charge

Trick: Number of σ (sigma) Bond +  No. of Lone pairs  =  Hybridization

If Sum is 2 then Hybridization is → (SP)
Similarly for 3 → (SP²)  For 4 → (SP³)  For 5 → (SP³d)
For 6 → ( sp²d ²)  For 7 → (SP³d³)

Note : π (pi) bond not consider in Hybridization.

Let’s learn with some Examples


No. of σ Bonds in NH3 {3}  + No. of lone Pairs in N {1}

So Hybridization is 3 + 1 = 4 (SP3)


No. of σ Bonds in PCl5  {5} + No. of lone Pairs in P {0}

So Hybridization is 5 + 0 = 5 (SP3d)

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