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**Problem**: What is the azimuthal quantum number (also called the angular-momentum quantum number), ℓ, for the orbital shown here? Express your answer numerically as an integer.

###### FREE Expert Solution

###### FREE Expert Solution

**angular momentum quantum number (ℓ)**** ****→ ****(l) has to be at least 1 less than n, **range of values from** 0 up to (n-1)**

▪ Each **ℓ value **corresponds to an **orbital**:

**ℓ**** = 0** → s**ℓ**** = 1** → p**ℓ = 2** → d**ℓ = 3** → f

**Recall the different shapes of the ****s, p, and d orbitals****.**

###### Problem Details

What is the azimuthal quantum number (also called the angular-momentum quantum number), ℓ, for the orbital shown here?

Express your answer numerically as an integer.

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