the states of hybridization of boron and oxygen atoms in boric acid(H3BO3) ARE resp.

a...sp3 and sp2

b.. sp2 and sp3

c.. sp2 and sp2

d.. sp3 and sp3

b. sp2 and sp3
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b..sp2 and sp3
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Option b is correct i.e sp2 and sp3 Explanation to this is in the picture below....

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O has sp2 and also B has sp2 hyb. in this case back bonding b/w B and O takes place,B has vacant p orbital and O has l.p.
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Sp2 and sp2
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This is an easy question  
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