Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

Published by Addison-Wesley
ISBN 10: 0321909100
ISBN 13: 978-0-32190-910-7

Chapter 32 - Reading Check Questions (Comprehension): 18

Answer

The probability cloud of the electron in a hydrogen atom has a peak at a certain distance from the nucleus. This distance is the radius of the lowest energy orbit described by Bohr.

Work Step by Step

This is discussed on page 610.
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