Problem: Which of the following transitions (in a hydrogen atom) represent  emission of the smallest or shortest wavelength? n = 4 to n = 2n = 3 to n=  4n = 1 to n = 2n = 7 to n = 5n = 2 to n = 5

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Which of the following transitions (in a hydrogen atom) represent  emission of the smallest or shortest wavelength? 

  1. n = 4 to n = 2
  2. n = 3 to n=  4
  3. n = 1 to n = 2
  4. n = 7 to n = 5
  5. n = 2 to n = 5

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