Problem: Nicotine is an addictive substance found in tobacco. Identify the hybridization state and geometry of each of the nitrogen atoms in nicotine: Use the following values to indicate hybridization state: 1 = sp; 2 = sp2; 3 = sp3. Nitrogen 1 is ________ hybridized and  ________. Nitrogen 2 is _________ hybridized and  ________.

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Nicotine is an addictive substance found in tobacco. Identify the hybridization state and geometry of each of the nitrogen atoms in nicotine: 

Use the following values to indicate hybridization state: 1 = sp; 2 = sp2; 3 = sp3

Nitrogen 1 is ________ hybridized and  ________. 

Nitrogen 2 is _________ hybridized and  ________.

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