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John C. Kotz + 3 others
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ISBN: 9781133949640
Chapter 6, Problem 77SCQ
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What does “wave-particle duality” mean? What are its implications in our modem view of atomic structure?

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation: The wave-particle duality and its implication in the modern view of structure of atom are to be briefly explained.

Concept introduction:

  • The natures of electrons are two sided where its behavior can be explained by not only particle but also by wave nature. This nature of electron is known as wave-particle duality.
  • Some property of particle and wave behaves as both particle and wave. Also both particle and wave properties were not observed in one experiment

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The natures of electrons are two sided where its behavior can be explained by not only particle but also by wave nature. This nature of electron is known as wave-particle duality. Some property of particle and wave behaves as both particle and wave.

It had proved by individual experiment where in some ...

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