how do we calculate magnetic moment???????????????

Asked by anupam | 18th Jul, 2010, 12:00: AM

Expert Answer:

The formula used to calculate the spin-only magnetic moment are:

 μ= √n(n+2) B.M.

 where n = number of unpaired electrons

μ= √4S(S+1) B.M.

 where S = electron spin quantum number

 Note: For each unpaired electron, n=1 and S=1/2

Answered by  | 20th Jul, 2010, 06:26: PM

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