Problem: What is the maximum number of electrons in an atom that can have the following quantum numbers? Express your answer as an integer.part A. n = 3, ml = -2part B. n = 4, l = 3part C. n = 5, l = 3, ml = 2Part D. n = 4, l = 1, ml = 0

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What is the maximum number of electrons in an atom that can have the following quantum numbers? Express your answer as an integer.
part A. n = 3, ml = -2

part B. n = 4, l = 3

part C. n = 5, l = 3, ml = 2

Part D. n = 4, l = 1, ml = 0

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