Energy Levels

H-Atom ($E_{n}=-\frac{hR}{n^{2}}$)

taywebb
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Energy Levels

When an electron jumps from a lower energy level to a higher energy level does it gain or lose energy?

Chris Freking 2G
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Re: Energy Levels

The electron gains energy when it jumps from a lower energy level to a higher energy level.

annaspain
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Re: Energy Levels

It gains energy, so delta E will be positive