Problem: What is the wavelength of the light emitted from a hydrogen atom when an electron moves from the n = 6 to n = 2 energy level?R = 1.096776 x 107 m-1.A. 2.74 x 10-7 mB. 4.10 x 10-7 mC. 2.22 x 10-1 mD. 2.44 x 106 mE. 3.65 x 106 m

FREE Expert Solution
81% (403 ratings)
Problem Details

What is the wavelength of the light emitted from a hydrogen atom when an electron moves from the n = 6 to n = 2 energy level?

R = 1.096776 x 107 m-1.

A. 2.74 x 10-7 m

B. 4.10 x 10-7 m

C. 2.22 x 10-1 m

D. 2.44 x 106 m

E. 3.65 x 106 m

Frequently Asked Questions

What scientific concept do you need to know in order to solve this problem?

Our tutors have indicated that to solve this problem you will need to apply the Bohr and Balmer Equations concept. If you need more Bohr and Balmer Equations practice, you can also practice Bohr and Balmer Equations practice problems.

What is the difficulty of this problem?

Our tutors rated the difficulty ofWhat is the wavelength of the light emitted from a hydrogen ...as high difficulty.

How long does this problem take to solve?

Our expert Chemistry tutor, Dasha took 4 minutes and 9 seconds to solve this problem. You can follow their steps in the video explanation above.

What professor is this problem relevant for?

Based on our data, we think this problem is relevant for Professor Li's class at UW-SEATTLE.