Problem: How many orbitals are described by each of the below combinations of quantum numbers?a) n = 3, l = 2b) n = 4, l = 2, ml = 2

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Inspecting each quantum numbers:

a. n = 3; l = 2

l = 2 → denotes d subshell

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How many orbitals are described by each of the below combinations of quantum numbers?

a) n = 3, l = 2

b) n = 4, l = 2, ml = 2

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