Correspondence Principle Question

1. Oct 20, 2004

CollectiveRocker

Of the following quantities, which increase and which decrease in the Bohr model as n increases? Frequency of revolution, electron speed, electron wavelength, angular momentum, potential energy, kinetic energy, total energy.

2. Oct 22, 2004

Gokul43201

Staff Emeritus
What are the expressions for the radius, potential and kinetic energy ? From these, can you not find all the others ?

If you don't know the expression, can you derive it ?

Use the following to derive it : (1) $mvr = nh/2 \pi$, (2)$F = e^2/4 \pi \epsilon r^2 = mv^2/r$