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Parity operator

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just wondering... does the parity operator squared give the identity operator?
 

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What, exactly, is the definition of the "parity operator"?
 
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what would happen if you take a wave function Psi and apply the Parity operator twice?
try it
 
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hehe... so it WOULD be an like the identity operator
 
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Oh. I thought this was a MATH problem!
 

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