# Problem: What are the possible values of n and m l for an electron in a 5d orbital?a) n = 1,2,3,4, or 5 and m l = 1b) n = 1,2,3,4 or 5 and m l = -2, -1, 0, +1, or +2c) n = 4 and m l = -1, 0, or ld) n = 5 and m l = 2e) n = 5 and m l = -2, -1, 0, +1 or +2

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What are the possible values of n and m l for an electron in a 5d orbital?

a) n = 1,2,3,4, or 5 and m l = 1

b) n = 1,2,3,4 or 5 and m l = -2, -1, 0, +1, or +2

c) n = 4 and m l = -1, 0, or l

d) n = 5 and m l = 2

e) n = 5 and m l = -2, -1, 0, +1 or +2

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