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Which diagram shows electrons violating the Pauli exclusion principle? Download png

Kaitlin Dean

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Ashley Howard on September 27, 2018

Correct answer: Option CReason:The Pauli Exclusion Principle states as " an atom or molecule, no two electrons can have the same four electronic quantum numbers. In addition, an orbital can contain a maximum of two electrons, the two electrons must have spins opposite.'Therefore, it can be seen that in the option C, the electrons in the last 2 subshell has electrons with the same spin, which is a violation of the Pauli Exclusion Principle .

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