Establish the quantum numbers and determine the maximum number of electrons that can occupy 2s and 2p orbitals

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)**

Each **ℓ value **corresponds to a **subshell**:

What is the maximum number of electrons that can occupy individual 2s and 2p orbitals?

a. 2 and 2, respectively

b. 2 and 6, respectively

c. 2 and 2, respectively

d. 1 and 2, respectively

e. 1 and 3, respectively

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