1D. 13

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Doris Cho 1D
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1D. 13

Postby Doris Cho 1D » Sat Oct 26, 2019 12:22 am

I just don't understand how to go about c.

"How many values of ml are allowed for an electron in a 3p subshell?"

Michael Nguyen 1E
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Re: 1D. 13

Postby Michael Nguyen 1E » Sat Oct 26, 2019 12:53 am

For an electron in the 3p subshell:
n=3 (3rd principal energy level)
l=1 (p subshell)

Since ml can have values of -l, -l+1,..., l-1, l, the only possible values of ml would be -1,0,1.

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