I realize that electron probability density is the probability of finding an electron in a given volume, but as I was working on some homework, I wasn't sure how this fact would apply. Under what circumstances is an atomic electron's probability-density distribution spherically symmetric? Why? The book says that an electron's probability density is symmetrical about the z-axis regardless of the quantum state it is in. But I'm still confused.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

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# Homework Help: What's up with Electron Probability Density?

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