Problem: Consider the following diagram. Say which arrows in the above diagram correspond to the following processes respectively: Absorption of a photon from the ground state to the first excited state; Emission of a photon from an excited state to another excited state. 1. Transition IV; Transition II 2. Transition I; Transition II 3. Transition IV; Transition III 4. Transition III; Transition IV 5. Transition II; Transition III 6. Transition I; Transition IV 7. Transition II; Transition IV 8. Transition III; Transition I 9. Transition III; Transition II 10. Transition I; Transition III

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Consider the following diagram.

Say which arrows in the above diagram correspond to the following processes respectively: Absorption of a photon from the ground state to the first excited state; Emission of a photon from an excited state to another excited state.

1. Transition IV; Transition II
2. Transition I; Transition II
3. Transition IV; Transition III
4. Transition III; Transition IV
5. Transition II; Transition III
6. Transition I; Transition IV
7. Transition II; Transition IV
8. Transition III; Transition I
9. Transition III; Transition II
10. Transition I; Transition III

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