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  • 3 years ago

Please, Please, Please Help Me! How do I calculate the wavelength (λ) of transitions between the n-orbital? For example: \(\ \Huge n=7 \rightarrow n=2 .\)

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  1. Silent_Sorrow
    • 3 years ago
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    \[\frac{ 1 }{ \lambda } = R(\frac{ 1 }{ S^{2} }-\frac{ 1 }{ L ^{2} })\] Where R is Rydberg's constant S is energy level transitions to L is energy level transitioned from

  2. Study23
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    ? What do I do with 1/λ???

  3. Silent_Sorrow
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    Once you've plugged in your values and found what 1/λ equals just take 1/(that value) which will give you λ

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