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A Quantum mechanical particle is defined by the following wave functions:

[tex]\Psi[/tex](x) = Ae^{ax}for x<0

[tex]\Psi[/tex](x) = Ae^{-2ax}for X>0

where A and a are both real, positive constants.

Normalize the wavefunction, i.e. determine an expression for A in terms of a.

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

I think to normalize it you have to integrate from the limits and set it equal to 1. However, I'm not sure if you have to do it piecewise, like from -inf to 0 and then again from 0 to inf...

1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

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# Homework Help: Normalize Quantum Mechanical Wavefunction

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