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Q. 28

Physics for Scientists and Engineers: A Strategic Approach with Modern Physics
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Short Answer

A hydrogen atom has . What are the (a) minimum (as a multiple of ) and (b) maximum values of the quantity ?

Part (a) The minimum value of

Part (b) The maximum value of

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Step by Step Solution

Step 1. Given information

The equation of total angular momentum,


Here are the components of angular momentum

Step 2. Finding the minimum value of 

The minimum value of

Step 3. Finding the maximum value of 

The maximum value of

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