Consider the electronic configuration of an atom:

A.what are the n, l and ml quantum numbers corresponding to the 3s orbital?

B.List all the possible quantum numbers values for an orbital in the 5f subshell?

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  1. You can figure this out if you know the rules.
    n can be any whole number beginning with 1.
    l can be any whole number from 0 to n-1.
    ml can be any whole number from -l to +l including 0.
    ms can be +1/2 or -1/2.

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