Problem: The wavelength of some orange light is 620.0 nm. What is the frequency of this orange light?

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We have to calculate the frequency of orange light from its wavelength (620.0 nm).

Light is a form of electromagnetic radiation. The relation between the velocity, wavelength and frequency of electromagnetic radiation is:

c = λν

Where,

c = speed of light

λ = wavelength

ν = frequency

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The wavelength of some orange light is 620.0 nm. What is the frequency of this orange light?

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