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Homework Help: Magnetic fields & energy changes

  1. Dec 7, 2004 #1
    I need help answering the following question:

    The energy of an electron in the p-level of an atom is changed in the presence of a magnetic field of magnatude 3.4T. What is the difference between the largest & smallest possible engergies?

    Thank you!
     
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  3. Dec 7, 2004 #2

    dextercioby

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    I advise u take a good,strong look at the chapter treating normal Zeeman effect in the QM/Atomic physics books you're using...The answer should be simple,VERY SIMPLE.It's substituting some numbers in a simple formula.
     
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