Problem: What is the wavelength of the line corresponding to n=4 in the Balmer series?

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Wavelength and the energy levels in the Balmer series are related by:

1λ=R(122-1n2)

Rydberg constant, R = 1.097 × 107 m-1 

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What is the wavelength of the line corresponding to n=4 in the Balmer series?

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