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Assuming the five basis atomic orbitals are normalised use the Huckel approximations to normalise the wavefunction for the cyclopentadienyl radical

Wavefunction = [tex]\phi_{1}+\phi_{2}+\phi_{3}+\phi_{4}+\phi_{5} [/tex].

2. Relevant equations

I know that [tex]\phi_{i}\phi_{j}[/tex] = 1 if i=j and 0 otherwise and I know that to normalise a wavefunction you square it and times by a constant.

In the end I got N=1/5

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# Homework Help: Normalising a wavefunction

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