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An excited H atom is in a 6d state.

  1. Name all the states (n, l) to which the atom is “allowed” to make a transition with the emission of a photon.
  2. How many different wavelengths are there (ignoring fine structure)?

Giancoli, Douglas C., Physics: Principles with Applications, 7th Ed., ©2014. Reprinted by permission of Pearson Education Inc., New York.
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  1. see video
  2. 4 possible wavelengths

Giancoli 7th Edition, Chapter 28, Problem 32

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Chapter 28, Problem 32 is solved.

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