Question

The main defect of Bohr's atom model is :

A

mixing of classical and quantum theories

B

exclusion of nuclear motion

C

failed to explain the fine structure of spectral lines

D

failed to explain larger atoms

Medium

Solution

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Correct option is D)

Bohr's model can only clearly explain hydrogen or hydrogen-like atoms, it fails when applied to larger and heavier atoms like iron, gold, mercury, etc.

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