Location of electrons and protons

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a proton and an electron initially at rest ,combined to form a hydrogen atom in ground state.A single photon is emitted in this proccess.The wavelength of the emitted photon is

Homework Equations


E=hc/ λ

The Attempt at a Solution

e

So I know when the system is formed the energy will be released in the form of photons but since they hse only given that electron and proton are at rest ,can I assume they are infinitely seperated[/B]
 

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