Establish the first 3 quantum numbers and determine which set of values are not valid
The first three quantum numbers are:
principal quantum number (n) →energy level in orbitals and its value could be any positive integer starting from 1 to infinity
angular momentum quantum number (ℓ) → (l) has to be at least 1 less than n,range of values from 0 up to (n-1)
magnetic quantum number (mℓ)→ range of values from -ℓ to +ℓ.
Which set of quantum numbers (principal, angular and magnetic) are not valid?
Set (1) 4, 2, -3
Set (2) 3, 2, -2
Set (3) 2, 2, +1
a. Sets (1) and (2)
b. Sets (2) and (3)
c. Sets (1) and (3)
d. all three sets
e. only one or none of these sets.
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