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    1)For n=4, what are the possible values of l?
    2)For l=2, what are the possible values of m1?
    3)If m1 is 2, what are the possible values for l (for all atoms in their ground states that are known to exist)?

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    Hi there :)

    I hope these help you out:


    for n=4
    l can be 0 1 2 3
    ml can be -3 -2 -1 0 +1 +2 +3


    -L to +L.... so for L=2, mL = -2, -1, 0, 1. ...

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