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GIVEN: A monochromatic laser is exciting hydrogen atoms from the n=2 state to the n=5 state.

A: What is the wavelength of the laser?
*435 nm

B: Eventually, all of the excited hydrogen atoms will emit photons until they fall back to the ground state. How many different wavelengths can be observed in this process?

C: What is the longest wavelength that is observed?
* ?? nm
-I know that it occurs from n=4 to n=3, but I'm not sure how to put it into the equation

D: What is the shortest wavelength observed?
* ?? nm

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    I know C is 4059 nm

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    D is 95.1nm


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    ya heard me!!

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