3.9a - n , l , m and s can be used to describe any electron...

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Quantum Numbers The  electrons  in the orbitals surrounding an  atom can be characterized by a unique set  of four parameters called  quantum  numbers The four quantum numbers, 
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Unformatted text preview: n , l , m and s can be used to describe any electron in a stable atom. These numbers determine the shell (energy level), the subshell and the orbital...
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This note was uploaded on 12/12/2009 for the course ENGN 10 taught by Professor Wendy during the Summer '05 term at City College of San Francisco.

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