Posted by **jenni** on Thursday, May 17, 2012 at 8:08am.

Which one of the following electron transitions would result in the loss of energy from a hydrogen atom?

a. n=1 to n=3

b. n=5 to n=3

c. n=4 to n=6

d. n=1 to n=5

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**DrBob222**, Thursday, May 17, 2012 at 2:08pm
Adding energy means the electron goes from a lower state to a higher state. Losing energy means the electron goes from a higher state to a lower state.

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**jenni**, Thursday, May 17, 2012 at 2:18pm
Thank you Dr. Bob, you rock

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