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College Physics

10th Edition
Raymond A. Serway + 1 other
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781285737027
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College Physics

10th Edition
Raymond A. Serway + 1 other
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781285737027

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Chapter 22, Problem 4P
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(a) Find a symbolic expression for the wavelength λ of a photon in terms of its energy E, Planck’s constant h, and the speed or light c. (b) What does the equation say about the wavelengths of higher-energy photons?

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Chapter 22 Solutions

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