### Homework Question 1.15 (6th edition)

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**Thu Oct 11, 2018 5:18 pm**The questions says "In the ultraviolet spectrum of atomic hydrogen, a line is observed at 102.6 nm. Determine the values of n for the initial and final energy levels of the electron during the emission of energy that leads to this spectral line."

How do we begin to solve this question? Should the equation V=R{(1/n1^2)-(1/n2^2)} be used or is there a simpler way of answering the question?

How do we begin to solve this question? Should the equation V=R{(1/n1^2)-(1/n2^2)} be used or is there a simpler way of answering the question?