Problem: Which wavelength of light has the highest frequency? a) 10 nmb) 10 mmc) 1 nmd) 1 mm

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c=ν·λ

c = speed of light = 3.0x108 m/s
λ = wavelength, in m
ν = frequency, s-1 or Hz


The relationship between wavelength and frequency is as follows:

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Which wavelength of light has the highest frequency? 

a) 10 nm

b) 10 mm

c) 1 nm

d) 1 mm

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