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The probability density of finding a particle somewhere along the the probability density is . For, the probability density decreases by a factor of each time the distance from the origin is doubled. What is the probability that the particle will be found in the interval

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Probability of finding a particle in certain interval  is given by

probability to finding a particle in

Calculate the value C by using normalization condition,

now, calculate probability of finding particle in interval 2mm as follows,

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