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Unformatted text preview: Physics 115A Eighth Problem Set Harry Nelson Office Hour Tu 2:30-3:30pm, Fr 3:00-4:00pm TA: Antonio Boveia Office Hours M 9-10am, Fr 1-3pm PLC Grader: Victor Soto Office Hours Th 11:00-12:30pm PLC due Monday, March 3, 2003 1. Suppose that (x) = C x exp [-(x - a)2 /(22 )]. Find: (a) The normalization constant C. (b) The expectation value of x, x . (c) The expectation value of x2 , x2 . (d) The uncertainty, x. (e) The momentum space wave function, p| = (p). (f) The expectation value of p, p . (g) The expectation value of p2 , p2 . (h) The momentum uncertainty, p. (i) The uncertainty product, xp. 2. Exercise 4.2.2, page 139 of your text. 3. Exercise 4.2.3, page 139 of your text. 4. Exercise 5.1.2, page 153 of your text. 1 ...
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