Asked Nov 12, 2019

compute the ionization energy for a single atom of hydrogen and what wavelength of light corresponds to this energy?


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Step 1

The Rydberg equation is given below.


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1 1 1 =RH

Step 2

If the atom is ionized, the upper energy level becomes infinitely large. Then the term 1/nf&sup...


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1 1 -0 2 1 1 =91.12nm R 1.0974x10'm н Where, n1 R1.0974 x10 m Inm 10 m


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