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A nodal plane is an area with zero probability of finding an electron. You should know that the s orbital has 0 nodal planes, the p orbital has 1, the d orbital has 2, and the f orbital has 3. (for planes beyond f, the nodal plane number can be found by n-1).
Since the nodal plane is a plane, don't the electrons cross over it at one point to the orbital on the other side? I understand that there's zero possibility but in cases of the p orbital where there's two orbital won't the electron have to circulate both?
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