Asked Dec 28, 2019

For a hydrogen atom in its ground state, use the Bohr model to compute (a) the orbital speed of the electron, (b) the kinetic energy of the electron, and (c) the electrical potential energy of the atom.


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Step 1


the angular momentum  condition for the electron in  bhor model is 

Here r0 is used since the hydrogen atoms in groud state.

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Step 2

substitute the known values in the above equation to calculate v

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Step 3


the kinetic energy...

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