How would I show that the most probable values of r for the n-1=l states of hydrogen are(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

r=n^2a where a is the Bohr radius

I know these values must satisfy the equation d/dr(unl)^2=0

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# Hydrogen Atom probability question

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