Physics: Principles with Applications (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-32162-592-7
ISBN 13: 978-0-32162-592-2

Chapter 28 - Quantum Mechanics of Atoms - Misconceptual Questions: 8

Answer

Choice E.

Work Step by Step

The Heisenberg uncertainty principle says that the product of the uncertainty in position and the uncertainty in momentum has a minimum value. Reducing the uncertainty in one quantity necessarily increases the uncertainty about the other.
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