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Which statement about electrons and atomic orbitals is NOT true? An electron has the same amount of energy in all orbitals. An orbital can contain a maximum of two electrons. An electron cloud represents all the orbitals in an atom. An atom’s lowest energy level has only one orbital.

Jennifer Patterson

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Jennifer Patterson on September 10, 2018

Between the above statement about electrons and orbitals atomic, the false statement is "the electron has the same amount of energy in all orbitals." The energy of an electron depends on the orbital, it is more up to orbitals of equal energy.


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