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Chapter 7, Problem 37E
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Of the following types of electromagnetic radiation- microwave, infrared, ultraviolet, and X-ray—which is most energetic and which is least energetic?

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

The most energetic and the least energetic electromagnetic radiation are to be identified.

Concept introduction:

The distance between two consecutive crests of a wave is called wavelength.

Frequency is the number of waves that pass through a fixed point per second.

The arrangement of lights according to the wavelength associated with them is called spectrum.

The relation between energy and wavelength of radiation is given by:

E1λ

Here, λ is the wavelength of radiation and E is the energy of the radiation.

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The relation between energy and wavelength of radiation is as follows:

E1λ

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