How does the energy of an electron change?


How does the energy of an electron change?


Everything that physically exists contains at least one type of energy, including electrons. The electron cloud model of the atom has electrons in specific orbitals at various distances from the nucleus. There are seven energy levels associated with the electron cloud.

Answer and Explanation:

The energy of an electron changes when it moves up or down an energy level in the electron cloud.

Let's say an electron absorbs thermal or electrical...

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