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yrelhan4
 2 years ago
The degeneracy of the level of hydrogen atom that has energy  RH/16 is ??
yrelhan4
 2 years ago
The degeneracy of the level of hydrogen atom that has energy  RH/16 is ??

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Carl_Pham
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1You're supposed to work backward from the Rydberg formula to the principal quantum number n, and then remember the degeneracy of the hydrogen atom for each value of n.

yrelhan4
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0are subshells degenerate too?

yrelhan4
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0not in other atoms? i fill the orbitals according to aufbau, paulis and hunds rule..

Carl_Pham
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1No, not in other atoms. As soon as you get electronelectron repulsion, the degeneracy of subshells is lifted.
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