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## Homework Statement

Consider the Hydrogen atom in a magnetic field of 2T. If the atom is in its ground state (orbital angular momentum L=0):

(a) Write down the magnetic moments of the proton and the spinning electron. [1]

## Homework Equations

I am aware that the magnetic moment μ = (q/2m)L

## The Attempt at a Solution

but because L=0 this means that μ=0 for both the proton and the electron, which doesn't seem to me to be a valid answer.Is this the correct way to be attacking this problem or am i missing something?

Any help with pointing me in the right direction would be much appreciated.

Thanks.

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