What is the difference between a shell,orbit & orbital

Asked by Vidush | 10th Jun, 2013, 04:58: PM

Expert Answer:

Shell are the usual  K , L , M , N etc   which have furthur sub shells inside them (s,p,d f)
These are also refferred as Orbits and Orbitals,
 
Shells mean Orbits the usual K , L , M , N..   & Subshells mean the Orbitals.(s , p , d , f) 

Answered by  | 10th Jun, 2013, 05:08: PM

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