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With respect to the Aufbau principle, which statement below is TRUE?

A

Electrons occupy different orbitals within a shell before doubly occupying any one of the orbitals within a shell.

B

Electrons occupy different orbitals within a subshell before doubly occupying any one of the orbitals within a subshell.

C

Electrons occupy different orbitals with the same principal quantum number before doubly occupying any one of the orbitals with the same principal quantum number.

D

Electrons doubly occupy the same orbitals within a subshell before singly occupying the next orbitals within a subshell.

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