The Total Energy (potential + Kinetic) Of An Electron In The Ground State Of Bohr Model Of Hydrogen Atom Is –13.6 EV. Obtain The Values Of The Potential Energy U and Kinetic Energy K in EV. Include –ve Or +ve Sign As Required.

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The total energy (potential + kinetic) of an electron in the ground state of Bohr model of hydrogen atom is –13.6 eV. Obtain the values of the potential energy U and kinetic energy K in eV. Include –ve or +ve sign as required.


Correct option is

+13.6 eV, –27.2 eV

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