Establish the first 3 quantum numbers and determine which statement is correct

Recall that the ** quantum numbers** that define an electron are:

Recall that the ** quantum numbers** that define an electron are:

• *Principal Quantum Number* **(n)**: deals with the size and energy of the atomic orbital. The possible values for n are **1 to ∞**.

The quantum number ______ defines the ________________ of an orbital. Choose which is correct.

a. n defines the size of the orbital

b. *ms* defines the spin of the electron

c. defines the shape of the orbital

d. defines the orientation in space of the orbital

e. all the above are correct.

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