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## Homework Statement

A photon of wavelength 300nm is emitted from an atom when an electron makes a transition from an energy state of -4 eV to a state of -8 eV. IF the initial state had been at enerygy of -6 eV, the wavelength of the photon emitted in a transition to -8eV is..??

## Homework Equations

E=hc/λ

## The Attempt at a Solution

I don’t know the basis of this question, but here is my attempt. Since the change in energy from -4eV to -8eV is -4 eV and from -6ev to -8eV is -2, so the energy is halved. If E is halved, then I think λ doubles and the anwer would be 600nm (not sure)