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yummydum
 3 years ago
what causes atomic emission spectra and why does every element have a unique atomic emission spectrum??
yummydum
 3 years ago
what causes atomic emission spectra and why does every element have a unique atomic emission spectrum??

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yummydum
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1i need background info on this topic and any other info i can get to put together a lab report

Hero
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1OS really misses @JamesJ because I am not qualified to answer these kinds of questions.

Hero
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1What Physics subject is this?

yummydum
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1i dont care if youre not qualified just help anyway :\

yummydum
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1anything you can get me is great

Hero
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I'm trying to think of something but nothing comes to mind.

Hero
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Oh, actually, there is one thing.

yummydum
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1anything..look things up if u can too :)

yummydum
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1i dont understand anything

yummydum
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@Loujoelou got anything? :\

Loujoelou
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0sry idk anything about it :/

niduj1234
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Every element has its own unique electron configuration. Therefore when you excite an atom the outer most electrons will jump to a higher lever and will then fall back to ground state. Since each atom is different the fall is never the same for any 2 atoms. Hence, different spectra hope tht helps :p

yummydum
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1i just read that yahoo answer 2 minutes ago...

niduj1234
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1it says it in my textbook...

niduj1234
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1and my cousin also posted it on yahoo :L

yummydum
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1lol...dont worry...i just made an answer and IT. IS. AWESOME! :D

yummydum
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1When matter (atoms) is heated up, the outer most electrons of that atom get excited. Once these electrons wear out of the energy, they release it in the form of light; this light is presented in the form of colorful wavelengths. Since every atom has a different number of electrons, they act differently and release different wavelengths of light. The light is presented in the form of colors but since each atom releases different wavelengths, no two atoms are able to emit the same wavelengths and thus a unique emission spectrum is viewed HOLLAH!! Y(^.^Y)

yummydum
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1HOHYAAH IM AMAZING ^_^

niduj1234
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1nice.............did yuh copy and paste this :D

yummydum
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1NO . ...i used da brain of me

niduj1234
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1lol nice answer tho :p

ronocthede
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Could this go in Chemistry?

yummydum
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1yes this is chemistry...i posted this in math because no one goes to chemistry

ronocthede
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Gotcha, more math nerds than chem nerds. heh

yummydum
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1no theres just actual people to look at your question in the math sect... chemistry is where u go when ur mom tells u shes leaving you... get the analogy? :P lol

yummydum
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1oh thanks @ronocthede i needed that :D

ronocthede
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Welcome! :D http://csep10.phys.utk.edu/astr162/lect/light/absorption.html

ronocthede
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20101107092430AArWJvo
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