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Among the following the correct statement is

(a) Between $NH_3$ and $PH_3$, $NH_3$ is a better electron donor because the lone pair of electrons occupies spherical 's' orbital and is less directional
(b) Between $NH_3$ and $PH_3$, $PH_3$ is a better electron donor because the lone pair of electrons occupies spherical $sp^3$ orbital and is more directional
(c) Between $NH_3$ and $PH_3$, $NH_3$ is a better electron donor because the lone pair of electrons occupies spherical $sp^3$ orbital and is more directional
(d) Between $NH_3$ and $PH_3$, $PH_3$ is a better electron donor because the lone pair of electrons occupies spherical 's' orbital and is less directional

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$\text{Between }NH_3\text{ and }PH_3,NH_3\text{ is a better electron donor because the lonepair of electrons occupies spherical }sp^3\text{ orbital and is more directional}$
Hence (c) is the correct answer.
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