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# Problem 11.2: Determine the number of bound states from the transcendental equations

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Shown in the graph is the transcendental equation describing the bound-state energy levels of finite square well. The red curve represents one side of the equation and the black curve represents the other side of the equation. Restart. **In the animation, ħ = 2m =1.**

- How many bound states are there?
- What are the bound state energies for the system represented by the transcendental equation?

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