Determining the Speed of the Electron in the Bohr Model of the Hydrogen Atom (7:16)
Assuming a circular orbit of the electron about the nuclear proton in the Bohr model of the hydrogen atom, determine the speed of the electron. This is an AP Physics 1/JEE/NEET Topic.
0:01 Understanding the problem
0:53 Electron clouds vs. orbital shells
2:20 Free body diagram and net force
3:58 Is the force of gravity negligible?
4:35 Solving the problem