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51. Since
∆
r
is small, we may calculate the probability using
p = P
(
r
)
∆
r
, where
P
(
r
) is
the radial probability density. The radial probability density for the ground state of
hydrogen is given by Eq. 3944:
Pr
r
a
e
ra
()
/
=
F
H
G
I
K
J
−
4
2
3
2
where
a
is the Bohr radius.
(a) Here,
r
= 0.500
a
and
∆
r
= 0.010
a
. Then,
2
2/
2
1
3
3
3
4
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This note was uploaded on 06/03/2011 for the course PHY 2049 taught by Professor Any during the Spring '08 term at University of Florida.
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