For a BCC unit, this particular line c, passes thru half of the purple atom to one whole of the yellow and finally thru another half of the purple atom
Consider the body-centered cubic structure shown below:
What is the length of the line (labeled c) that runs from one corner of the cube diagonally through the center of the cube to the other corner in terms of r (the atomic radius)?
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