# Calculate the wavelength of light required to make a transition from n=1

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### Chemistry

According to the quantum-mechanical model for the hydrogen atom, which of the following transitions would produce light with longer wavelength: 3p to 2s or 4p to 2s? A) The 3p to 2s transition would produce light with longer wavelength. B) The 4p to 2s transition would produce...

### Chemistry

When an electron makes a transition from the n=3 to the n=2 hydrogen atom bohr orbit, the energy difference between these two orbits (3.0x10^-19 J) is given off in a photon of light. The relationship ... between the energy of a photon and its wavelength is given by E=hc/...

### physics

5)a. Electrons accelerated by a potential difference of 12.23 V pass through a gas of hydrogen atoms at room temperature. Calculate the wavelength of light emitted with the longest possible wavelength. b. Calculate the wavelength of light emitted with the shortest possible ...

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Calculate the shortest wavelength of visible light (in nanometers) seen in the spectrum of the hydrogen atom. nm What are the principle quantum numbers for the levels in this transition?

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An electron of wavelength 1.74*10-10m strikes an atom of ionized helium (He+). What is the wavelength (m) of the light corresponding to the line in the emission spectrum with the smallest energy transition?

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An electron of wavelength 1.74*10-10m strikes an atom of ionized helium (He+). What is the wavelength (m) of the light corresponding to the line in the emission spectrum with the smallest energy transition?

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An electron of wavelength 1.74*10-10m strikes an atom of ionized helium (He+). What is the wavelength (m) of the light corresponding to the line in the emission spectrum with the smallest energy transition?

### Physics

Rank in order the following according to their speeds, from fastest (1) to slowest (5): (i) 425-nm-wavelength light through a pane of glass, (ii) 500-nm-wavelength light through air, (iii) 540-nm-wavelength light through water, (iv) 670-nm-wavelength light through a diamond, ...

### Physical Chemistry

An electron of wavelength 1.74*10-10m strikes an atom of ionized helium (He+). What is the wavelength (m) of the light corresponding to the line in the emission spectrum with the smallest energy transition?

### Chemistry

An electron in a hydrogen atom could undergo any of the transitions listed below, by emitting light. Which transition would give light of the shortest wavelength? n=4 to n=2 n=3 to n=1 n=2 to n=1 n=4 to n=1

### Chemistry (Electrons in Atoms)

The wavelength of visible light varies from 0.40 μm to 0.70 μm as the color of the light changes from violet to red. Calculate the energy of a photon whose wavelength is 0.67 μm HINT: From the wavelength and the speed of light, we can get the frequency. Then the...

### Chemistry!! Please help!

If the wavelength of line B is 142.5 nm, calculate the wavelength of line A. Line A is the transition of n=6 to n=3 Line B is the transition of n=5 to n=3

### Optoelectronics

Obtain an expression for the radiative lifetime in terms of the transition oscillator strength. Calculate the lifetime for a transition with wavelength 500 nm and f = 0.5

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Calculate the frequency in hertz, wavelength in nm, and the velocity in m/s of light inside a material with a refractive index of 1.39. In vacuum, the light has a wavelength of 514.5nm

### chemistry-light

the SI Unit of length is meter,which is defined as the lenght equal to 1,650,763.73 wavelengths of light of the light emitted by a particuar energy transition in krypton atoms.calculate the frequency of the light to three significan figures.

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A particle wavelength (λp) of a proton is 10-12m. What is the velocity of this proton [m/s]? To achieved the velocity that you just computed, what must have been the potential difference (V) through which the proton was accelerated? An electron of wavelength 1.74*10-10m ...

### Physics

In the double slit experiment with light, we know that the spacing of the interference fringes (which is what we call the bright spots on the screen) depends on the wavelength of the light. How? Specifically, if you make the wavelength of the light bigger, how does the spacing...

### CHEMISTRY

In the emission spectrum of hydrogen what is the wavelength of the light emitted by the transition fro m n = 4 to n =2.

### Physics

What is the wavelength of light that can cause a transition of an electron in the hydrogen atom from the orbit with n = 6 to n = 8?(answer in µm)

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Green light has a wavelength of 4.96 10-7 m and travels through the air at a speed of 3.00 108 m/s. Calculate the period of green light waves with this wavelength. s What is the frequency? Hz

### physics

Green light has a wavelength of 4.96 10-7 m and travels through the air at a speed of 3.00 108 m/s. Calculate the period of green light waves with this wavelength. s What is the frequency? Hz

### Chemistry

What electron transition in a hydrogen atom, ending in the orbit 5, will produce light of wavelength 3040 ?

### Chemistry

What electron transition in a hydrogen atom, ending in the orbit 4, will produce light of wavelength 2170 nm ?

### AP Chemistry

To eject electrons from the surface of potassium metal, 222kJ/mol of electrons are needed. a) What minimum frequency of light is needed to supply the required energy? b) What is the wavelength of this light? c) If potassium is irradiated with light having wavelength of 350 nm...

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What electron transition in a hydrogen atom, starting from the orbit 10, will produce infrared light of wavelength 3040 ?

### modern physics

A star emits light with wavelength 120 nm. An observer on earth measures the wavelength of the light received from the star to be 600 nm. Calculate the speed with which the star is moving.

### Chemistry

E=hv E=energy h= Planck's constant =6.626 x 10^-34 v= frequency 1. What is the energy of light having a frequency of 2.28 x 10^12? ( I do have an answer for this but I'm not so sure about it.) 2.What is the energy of light with a wavelength of 2.18 x 10^-5? 3. A photon of ...

### Chemistry

Which electron transition in a hydrogen atom will emit a photon with the longest wavelength? n = 2 to n = 1 n = 3 to n = 1 n = 1 to n = 2 n = 1 to n = 3 I would assume it would be a short electron transition since energy and wavelength are inversely related. But I am a little ...

### Chemistry

Calculate the wavelength of light emitted when each of the following transitions occur in the hydrogen atom. (a) n = 5 n = 4 _________nm (b) n = 5 n = 3 _____________ nm (c) n = 5 n = 2 __________ nm Calculate the maximum wavelength of light capable of removing an electron for...

### Chemistry

Considering the emission of the hydrogen atom, a. what is the wavelength of the light emitted by the transition from n = 2 to n = 1. b. In what region of the electromagnetic spectrum does this radiation belong?

### Chemistry

An electron is excited from the n=1 ground state to the n=3 state in a hydrogen atom. Which of the following statements are true? Correct the false statements to make them true. A. It takes more energy to ionize (completely remove) the electron from n=3 than from the ground ...

### Physics

Brain buster: A laser sends red light of wavelength 650 nm from air into water in a swimming pool. The index of refraction of the water is 1.33. (a) What wavelength will the light have in the water? (b) What colour would light of this wavelength appear if it were in air? (c) ...

### Chemistry- Dr. Bob

Question 1 Calculate the wavelength (in nm) of the red light emitted by a neon sign with a frequency of 4.74 x 1014 Hz. A) 704 nm B) 158 nm C) 466 nm D) 633 nm E) 142 nm My answer: D.633 nm Question 2 How many photons are contained in a burst of yellow light (589 nm) from a ...

### Electricity

The best answer is c, but a is also true if the wavelength of the light is chosen correctly. The intensity of the light does not determine the emission of the electrons, the wavelength (energy of light photons) is what determines. c

### Chemistry

The hydrogen atomic emission spectrum includes a UV line with a wavelength of 92.3 nm. Is this line associated with a transition between different excited states or between an excited state and the ground state? What is the value of n1 of this transition? What is the ...

### Chemistry

Neutron diffraction is used in determining the structures of molecules. (a) Calculate the de Broglie wavelength of a neutron moving at 9.00% of the speed of light. __ m (b) Calculate the velocity of a neutron with a wavelength of 65 pm (1 pm = 10-12 m). __m/s

### Chemistry

Determine the frequency of light with a wavelength of 3.728 × 10 −7 cm. Answer in units of Hz Given the speed of light as 3.0 × 10 8 m/s, calculate the wavelength of the electromagnetic radiation whose frequency is 9.7 × 10 12 Hz. Answer in units of m. I Need These By...

### Chemistry

A hydrogen atom electron in an excited state with n = 7 drops to a lower energy state with n = 3. What is the wavelength of the light emitted in this transition

### chem

What is the wavelength (in nm) of the line in the spectrum of the hydrogen atom that arises from the transition of the electron from the orbital with n =5 to the orbital with n = 2? Note, the line corresponds to the energy of the photon that is emitted in the transition. 4.34 ...

### Chemistry

Calculate the energy in joules of microwave radiation of wavelength 12.7 centimeters. (E = hν, h = 6.63 × 10-34 J.sec; speed of light = wavelength × ν, speed of light = 3.0 × 108 meters/sec.)

### physical

Light is shone on a metal and photoelectrons are emitted. Can you tell me the three things from the list below which might cause the photoelectron emission to stop. Decreasing the intensity of the light Increasing the frequency of the light Decreasing the wavelength of the ...

### chemistry

The electron in a hydrogen atom is excited and makes a transition from n=2 to n=7 a. calculate the energy of the photon absorbed in joules. b. calculate the wavelength of the photon in meters HOW DO I DO THIS?

### Science - Waves - Sci. Notation

I know that the formula to calculate the speed of light is c=fλ. F is the frequency, c is the speed, and λ is the wavelength. So how do I calculate the wavelength of a purple light with a frequency of 750 * 10^12 HZ. Frequency is measured in HZ. The speed is measured...

### physic

Light is shone on a metal and photoelectrons are emitted. Can you tell me the three things from the list below which might cause the photoelectron emission to stop. Decreasing the intensity of the light Increasing the frequency of the light Decreasing the wavelength of the ...

### CHEMISTRY

An electron undergoes a transition from an n=3 to an n=1 stationary state and red light is released. Which of the following forms of electromagnetic radiation could be released for an n=2 to n=1 electron transition within the same atom? -blue visible light -yellow visible ...

### Biology

Does light wavelength affect cellular respiration rate? I know that it affects photosynthetic rate. I think it is not supposed to affect cellular respiration rate, but I recently conducted an experiment that has proved otherwise and I just want to make sure about the facts ...

### science

Light is shone on a metal and photoelectrons are emitted. Can you tell me the three things from the listbelow which might cause the photoelectron emission to stop. Decreasing the intensity of the light Increasing the frequency of the light Decreasing the wavelength of the ...

### physics

Light is shone on a metal and photoelectrons are emitted. Can you tell me the three things from the listbelow which might cause the photoelectron emission to stop. Decreasing the intensity of the light Increasing the frequency of the light Decreasing the wavelength of the ...

### Chem

Hello What is the wavelength (in nm) of the line in the spectrum of the hydrogen atom that arises from the transition of the electron from the orbital with n =5 to the orbital with n = 2? Note, the line corresponds to the energy of the photon that is emitted in the transition...

### Physics

You get a summer internship working with a 589.2nm laser (an intense light source with a very well defined wavelength). You want to spray some oil with noil=1.25 on your glasses with nglass=1.50 as an additional safety feature to protect you from accidental flashes of laser ...

### International Business

Most command economies are in the process of transition to a market economy. What is the meaning of transition, and also discuss the related factors that can make an economic transition more successful

### Chemistry

For my homework, there are two parts to the question. i did part a and I got E= -6.54E-18J. Part A) Calculate the energy (in J) of the photon associated with the transition of the electron in He from n=2 to n=1. Part B) As the Vaule of Z increases, does the wavelength of the ...

### chemistry

use the Rydberg equation to calculate the wavelength (in A) of the photon absorbed when a hydrogen atom undergoes a transition from n=1 to n=3.

### Chemistry

Determine the end value of n in a hydrogen atom transition, if the electron starts in n=4 and the atom emits a photo of light with a wavelength of 486 nm. *The answer given is 2, but I don't know how they got there.

### Phy

The index of refraction for a diamond for red light of wavelength 655 nm is 2.35, while that for blue light of wavelength 437 nm is 2.26. Suppose white light is incident on the diamond at 29.5. Find the angle of refraction for red light. Answer in units of

### physics

When light of wavelength 495 nm passes through a single slit of unknown width, the diffraction pattern displays a fourth-order maximum where the third minimum of light of an unknown wavelength had been observed to fall. What is the unknown wavelength?

### PHYSICS

Two parallel slits are illuminated by light composed of two wavelengths. One wavelength is λA = 553nm. The other wavelength is λB and is unknown. On a viewing screen, the light with wavelength λA = 553nm produces its third-order bright fringe at the same place ...

### Chem

Calculate the frequency associated with light of wavelength 656nm. (this corresponds to one of the wavelengths of light emitted by the hydrogen atom.)

### science

3x10 power 18 photon of certain light radian are found to produce 1.5 j of energy calculate wavelength of light radiation

### Astronomy

Calculate the wavelength and frequency of the radiation emitted by the electronic transition from the 10th to the 9th excited state of hydrogen.

### gen chem

use the rydberg equation to calculate the wavelength in A of the photon absorbed when a hydrogen atom undergoes a transition from n=7 to n=9

### chemistry

A line in the infrared region of the hydrogen spectrum has a wavelength of 1.875 micro meters. What is the transition responsible for this wavelength?

### Chemistry

A line in the infrared region of the hydrogen spectrum has a wavelength of 1.875 micro meters. What is the transition responsible for this wavelength?

### Chemistry

The bond energy of the O2 molecule is 495. a) calculate the minimum frequency and max wavelength of light required to break this bond. b) how many photons of this wavelength would it take in order to break open the bonds of all the oxygen molecules in a 384 mL container filled...

### Chemistry

The SI unit of length is a meter, which is defined as the length equal to 1,650,763.73 wavelengths of light emitted by a particular energy transition in krypton atoms. Calculate the frequency of the light to three significant figures.

### physics

b. If you are cruising down the road at 50 mph and a policeman with a radar gun (wavelength 1 cm) reflects radar light off your bumper, what wavelength of radar light does he get back? Assume the policeman is stationary, and you are moving towards him. Light that gets ...

### Chemistry

If DeltaH for the reaction I2 (s) Delta 2I (g) is 153 kJ/mol. What is the longest wavelength of light that can break an I – I bond? In other words, what is the minimum energy, expressed in terms of wavelength, required to break one I – I bond?

### Science please answer?

what is the wavelength and frequency if the wavelengthis4.5x10-7 Show wok please (-7) You have already stated the frequency. Are you talking about light? What are the units of wavelength? meters? cm? feet/ frequency = (wave speed)/(wavelength) You can do the numbers. Make sure...

### Physics

5. The surface of a glass plate (index of refraction n3 = 1.50) is coated with a transparent thin film (index of refraction n2 = 1.25). A beam of monochromatic light of wavelength 6.0 X 10^-7 meter traveling in air (index of refraction n1 = 1.00) is incident normally on ...

### Physics

In a photoelectric-effect experiment it is observed that no current flows unless the wavelength is less than 570nm . A)What is the work function of this material? W0= in eV B) What is the stopping voltage required if light of wavelength 420nm is used? stopping voltage in V

### Physics

In a photoelectric-effect experiment it is observed that no current flows unless the wavelength is less than 570nm . A)What is the work function of this material? W0= in eV B) What is the stopping voltage required if light of wavelength 420nm is used? stopping voltage in V

### physics - quantum mechanics

hi can you please help me with this particular question? thanks a lot ___________________________________ The work function of a material refers to the minimum energy required to remove an electron from the material. Assume that the work function of gold is 4.90eV and that of ...

### physics

A light wave has a 670 nm wavelength in air. Its wavelength in a transparent solid is 376 nm. (a) What is the speed of light in this solid? (b) What is the light's frequency in the solid?

### Physics

The work function for potassium and cesium are 2.25 and 2.14 eV, respectively. a) Will the photoelectric effect occur for either of these elements with incident light of wavelength 565 nm? b) With light of wavelength 518 nm ?

### Physics

The refractive index of a medium changes with the wavelength of incident light. Typically, the shorter the wavelength the larger the refractive index. Fused quartz has a refractive index of 1.47 for indigo light of 400 nm in wavelength, and a refractive index of 1.46 for green...

### Chemistry

Ionization energy is defined as the minimum energy required to remove an electron from the ground state (n0) to infinity (n∞). Determine the wavelength of radiation required to ionize the hydrogen electron from the n = 2 energy level. Calculate the energy (Joules) ...

### college: Chemistry

Hi there I need help with my chemistry homework There are two parts to the first question and i did the first part and i got E= -6.54E-18J. Part A) Calculate the energy (in J) of the photon associated with the transition of electron in He from n=2 to n=1. Part B) As the Value ...

### Chemistry Check

I just want to make sure I did the following problem right, and don't have to convert any further. What is the frequency of light whose frequency is 6.4 x 10^15 sec^-1? c= wavelength x v wavelength= c/v 3 x10^8 divided by 6.4 x 10^15 =4.69 x 10^-8?

### *physics*

Electrons accelerated by a potential difference of 12.87 V pass through a gas of hydrogen atoms at room temperature. Calculate the wavelength of light emitted with the longest possible wavelength. I don't know what equation to use. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

### Chemistry

If H for the reaction I2 (s) 2I (g) is 153 kJ/mol. What is the longest wavelength of light that can break an I – I bond? In other words, what is the minimum energy, expressed in terms of wavelength, required to break one I – I bond? A. 246 nm B. 465 nm C. ...

### Please Chemistry Help

for the transition of an electron in a hydrogen atom between the principal quantum number levels 4 and 3, calculate a) the energy released b) the wavelength of the line in the spectra.

### Chemistry

calculate the wavelength in nm of the spectral line produced when an electron in an hydrogen atom undergoes the transition from n=3 to n=2. I get 6.56x10^-7 meters and 6,561.68 nm but that is not the right answer...help please!

### Chemistry

Calculate the energy involved in the transition of an electron in the hydrogen atom from level 5 to level 2. Use the energy to calculate the wavelength of electromagnetic radiation emitted. However, do not change the fractions to lowest common denominator. Determine (1/nf^2 - ...

### Chemistry - College

The ionization energy of a certain element is 472 kJ/mol. However, when the atoms of this element are in the first excited state, the ionization energy is only 166 kJ/mol. Based on this information, calculate the wavelength of light emitted in a transition from the first ...

### Physics

a yellow lamp emits light with a wavelength of 6.00E-7 meters. Calculate the frequency of the yellow light.

### science

3×10^18 photons of a certain light radiation are found to produce 1.5 j of energy. calculate the wavelength of light radiation

### Physics

A helium-neon laser emits light of wavelength 633 nanometers(nm). Light from an argon laser has a wavelength of 515 nm. Which laser emits the higher-frequency light?

### chem

an energy value of 3.313x10^-19 joules is needed to break a chemical bond. what is the wavelength of energy needed to break the bond? (the speed of light = 3.00x10^10 cm/sec; planck's constant = 6.636x10^-34 J . sec is there a formula i'm missing? Formula (memorize this) ...

### Physics

Light is an electromagnetic wave and travels at a speed of 3.00 108 m/s. The human eye is most sensitive to yellow-green light, which has a wavelength of 5.58 10-7 m. What is the frequency of this light? Ever heard of the equation (wavelength) x (frequency) = wave speed? Use ...

### AP Chemistry

A mixture of argon and mercury vapor used in advertising signs emits light of wavelength 610 nm. Calculate the energy change resulting from the emission of 1.00 mol of photons at this wavelength. Answer in units of kJ/mol.

### physic

the light from a helium neon laser has a wavelength of 632 nanometers in air. the same light has a wavelength of 479.2 in glass. the frequency of the light is the same in air and glass. find the speed of the laser light in glass.

### physics

Phy 124 – Chapter 22 Problems 1. Consider the following. A spot on a boat is 2.5 m above the water, and the light strikes the water at a point that is 8.0 m horizontally displaced from the spotlight. The depth of the water is 4.0 m. Determine the distance d, which locates ...

### Chemistry

Calculate the wavelength, in nanometers, of the spectral line produced when an electron in a hydrogen atom undergoes the transition from the energy level n = 2 to the level n = 1.

### Chemistry

Calculate the wavelength, in nanometers, of the spectral line produced when an electron in a hydrogen atom undergoes the transition from the energy level n = 4 to the level n = 1.v

### Chemistry

Sodium vapor lamps, used for public lighting, emit yellow light of wavelength 589 nm. How much energy is emitted by 5.00 mg of sodium atom emitting light at this wavelength?

### physics

blue-green light has a frequency of about 6X10 to the fourth Hz. use the relationship c=fl to find the wavelength of this light in air. how does this wavelength compare with the size of the atom, which is about 10 is to ten?

### Physics

a) A distant spaceship carrying a red headlight, emitting light with wavelength 600 nm, is heading towards the earth. Observers on the earth detect the light from the headlight as ultraviolet light with wavelength 200 nm. What is the velocity of the spaceship? b) After the ...

### PHYSICS!!

Light travels at about 0.75c in water. A)What's the wavelength in water of light whose wavelength in vacuum is 418nm

### Physics!!

Green light is emitted when electrons in a substance make a particular energy-level transition. If blue light were instead emitted from the same substance, would it correspond to a greater or lesser change of energy in the atom? and why?