Problem: Rank the different types of electromagnetic radiation by wavelength.Only rank items that are forms of electromagnetic radiation. low frequency ultraviolet light an ocean wave microwave radiation gamma ray radiation a yellow photon high frequency ultraviolet radiation

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Recall that in the electromagnetic spectrum, radiation:

• On the left side: has high energy and frequency and a low wavelength

• On the right side: has low energy and frequency and high wavelength


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Rank the different types of electromagnetic radiation by wavelength.

Only rank items that are forms of electromagnetic radiation. 

low frequency ultraviolet light 

an ocean wave 

microwave radiation

 gamma ray radiation 

a yellow photon 

high frequency ultraviolet radiation

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