Topic 6 Learning
Objectives Be able to: Define, compare and contrast, classify, differentiate, put
in order, predict using, identify correct and incorrect examples of, identify
correct and incorrect interpretations of, identify correct and incorrect
applications of…the following terms:
wave
Calculate energy from frequency or wavelength Go into detail about the observed shortcomings of classical physics and how it lead to quantum physics Go into detail about Planck’s contributions Go into detail about Einstein’s use of Planck’s theory Go into detail about Bohr’s theory of the hydrogen atom and his explanation of the emission spectrum of hydrogen Calculate the wavelength of the photon emitted when an electron transitions from one state to another Go into detail about deBroglie’s proposals Calculate the wavelength of a moving particle or object Go into detail about Heisenberg’s Uncertainty Principle Go into detail about Ernst Schroedinger’s equation Go into detail about each of the four quantum numbers
