Chemistry Practice Problems Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle Practice Problems Solution: According to the Heisenberg uncertainity principle...

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Solution: According to the Heisenberg uncertainity principle , if the uncertainity in the speed of an electron is 3.5 x 103 m/s, the uncertainity in its position (in m) is at least: A) 66 m  B) 1.7 x 10-8 m C) 17 m D) 2.1 x 10-10 m E) 6.6 x 10-8 m

Problem

According to the Heisenberg uncertainity principle , if the uncertainity in the speed of an electron is 3.5 x 103 m/s, the uncertainity in its position (in m) is at least:

A) 66 m 

B) 1.7 x 10-8 m

C) 17 m

D) 2.1 x 10-10 m

E) 6.6 x 10-8 m