(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

Below is a wave function that is a linear combination of 2 stationary states of the infinite square well potential. Where ψ1(x) and ψ2(x) are the normalized solution of the time independent Schrodinger equation for n=1 and n=2 states.

Show that the wave function is properly normalized.

2. Relevant equations

1 = Integral (-inf, inf) of [itex]\Psi[/itex][itex]\Psi[/itex]* dx

3. The attempt at a solution

When I tried solving the integral I can't seem to get any where. The fact that the wave function has 2 terms being added to each other complicates things. I looked at my textbook for help but the examples show only for time independent wave functions with one term. And tips and hints on how to approach this problem?

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# Time dependent wave function normalization

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