Problem: Are there transitions of higher or lower energy for hydrogen that we don't see?How may total transitions are there for hydrogen? Please provide at least one example.

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The energy of the nth sate in the hydrogen atom,

En=-13.6n2

The ground state of the hydrogen atom electron is n = 1. All other states of n greater than 1 are called excited states. The excited states are unstable and fall back to lower energy levels emitting radiation.

A) 

In Balmer series, the electrons fall back to n = 2 and are visible.

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Are there transitions of higher or lower energy for hydrogen that we don't see?

How may total transitions are there for hydrogen? Please provide at least one example.

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