Conceptual Test question

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Conceptual Test question

Postby Jaedyn_Birchmier3F » Sun Oct 28, 2018 10:05 am

One of the problems on the last test for the quantum world was talking about how a battery made of Neon only releases electrons at certain voltages and from this what can we tell about the energy levels of Neon. I wasn't really sure how to answer this because I know about work energy and how it relates to an electron being ejected from a metal, yet I don't know what it means in terms of the energy level of that electron.

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Re: Conceptual Test question

Postby Diego Gonzalez 3F » Sun Oct 28, 2018 2:22 pm

Shells of an atom have discrete energy levels between shells, this question was discussing the energy it takes to get from one to the other.

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