Problem: Consider an electron in the state n = 4, l = 3, m = 2, s = 1/2.Part A: In what shell is this electron located?Part B: In what subshell is this electron located?Part C: How many other electrons could occupy the same subshell as this electron?

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Part A

Consider the principle of quantum number shells. If: n = 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, then the shells are = K, L, M, N, O, respectively.

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Consider an electron in the state n = 4, l = 3, m = 2, s = 1/2.

Part A: In what shell is this electron located?

Part B: In what subshell is this electron located?

Part C: How many other electrons could occupy the same subshell as this electron?

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