Problem: For this question consider the Figure to the right shows an energy level diagram for a certain atom (not hydrogen). Several transitions are shown and are labelled by letters. Note: The diagram is not drawn to scale. Which transition corresponds to the emission of a 177 nm photon? 

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The energy of a photon:

E=hf=hcλ

Ephoton = hc/λ = (6.62 × 10-34)(3.0 × 108)/(177 × 10-9

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For this question consider the Figure to the right shows an energy level diagram for a certain atom (not hydrogen). Several transitions are shown and are labelled by letters. Note: The diagram is not drawn to scale. 

Which transition corresponds to the emission of a 177 nm photon? 

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