1. This computer visualization activity is designed to help students visualize the radial probability density of the hydrogen atom $R_{n,\ell}$ for different values of $n$ and $\ell$.
  2. Students use a Maple worksheet or Mathematica notebook to plot Laguerre polynomials to observe radially dependent wavefunctions of the hydrogen atom and visualize the corresponding probability densities.
  3. The whole class wrap-up discussion connects the radial probability density visualizations with students' foreknowledge of hydrogen orbitals from chemistry.

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