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Bohr hydrogen atom- transitions

1) Of the following transitions in the Bohr hydrogen atom, the __________ transition results in the emission of the highest-energy photon.

a. n = 3 -> n = 6
b. n = 6 -> n = 3
c. n = 1 ->n = 4
d. n = 6 ->n = 1
e. n = 1 ->n = 6

2) The frequency of electromagnetic radiation required to promote an electron from n=2 to n=4 in a Bohr hydrogen atom is _____ Hz.

a. 4.1 x 10^19
b. 4.1 x 10^-19
c. 6.2 x 10^14
d. 8.2 x 10^14
e. 5.4 x 10^-19

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1) Of the following transitions in the Bohr hydrogen atom, the __________ transition results in the emission of the highest-energy photon.

a. n = 3 -> n = 6
b. n = 6 -> n = 3
c. n = 1 ->n = 4
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Solution Summary

The solution finds out the transitions in the Bohr hydrogen atom which emits the highest energy photon.

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