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    Determining Expectation Value for a Wave Function

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    The Schrodinger Equation is an important concept in modern day quantum mechanics as there are many systems that involve wave-based particles. Atoms are an example of such a system. Please determine the expectation value of r^2 for a hydrogen atom with the following unnormalized wave function: (see the attached file for the wave function).

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    The solution determines the expectation value of r^2 for a wave function of an hydrogen atom.