Order of occupaon of the orbitals 1s 2s 2p 3s 3p 4s

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Unformatted text preview: bers This means: 1.  Only two electrons per orbital 2.  If two electrons are in same orbital they must have opposite spins Penetra<on and shielding For the Hydrogen atom 3s and 3p have same energy This is not true for mul<- electron atoms One electron shields the nuclear charge from the other Because 3s penetrates closer to...
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This note was uploaded on 04/10/2013 for the course CHE 107B taught by Professor Ames during the Winter '11 term at UC Davis.

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