BuyFindarrow_forward

College Physics

1st Edition
Paul Peter Urone + 1 other
ISBN: 9781938168000

Solutions

Chapter
Section
BuyFindarrow_forward

College Physics

1st Edition
Paul Peter Urone + 1 other
ISBN: 9781938168000
Textbook Problem

(a) List all possible sets of quantum numbers ( n , l , m l , m s ) for the n = 3 shell, and determine the number of electrons that can be in the shell and each of its subshells.

(b) Show that the number of electrons in the shell equals 2n2and that the number in each subshell is 2 ( 2 l + 1 ) .

To determine

(a)

All the possible sets of quantum numbers(n,l,ml,ms)for then=3shell and the number of electrons that can be in the shell and each of its subshells.

Explanation

Formula used:

The number of electron present in shells is calculated by the formula,

Number of electrons=2n2       ...... (1)

The number of electrons in each subshell is given by the formula,

Number of electrons=2(2l+1)       ...... (2)

Calculation:

The value oflcan be calculated as,

l=(n1)to0l=2,1,0

The valuel=0corresponds to3ssubshell,l=1corresponds to3psubshell andl=2corresponds to3dsubshell.

The possible quantum numbers(n,l,ml,ms)for3sare given below.

nlmlms300±12}=2electrons

The possible quantum numbers(n,l,ml,ms)for3pare given below.

nlmlms311±12310±12311±12}=6electrons

The possible quantum numbers(n,l,ml,ms)for3dare given below

To determine

(b)

The number of electrons in shell equals2n2and the number of electrons in each subshell is2(2l+1).

Still sussing out bartleby?

Check out a sample textbook solution.

See a sample solution

The Solution to Your Study Problems

Bartleby provides explanations to thousands of textbook problems written by our experts, many with advanced degrees!

Get Started

Additional Science Solutions

Find more solutions based on key concepts

Show solutions add

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics recommends fluoride-free water for the U.S. population. T F

Nutrition: Concepts and Controversies - Standalone book (MindTap Course List)

Name the following compounds nitrobenzene.

Chemistry: Principles and Reactions

Three equal positive charges q are at the corners of an equilateral triangle of side a as shown in Figure P22.2...

Physics for Scientists and Engineers, Technology Update (No access codes included)