Problem: List these types of electromagnetic radiation in order of (i) increasing frequency and (ii) decreasing energy per photon. a. gamma rays b. radio waves c. microwaves d. visible light

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We’re given the following radiation:

a. gamma rays 

b. radio waves 

c. microwaves 

d. visible light


Recall that in the electromagnetic spectrum, radiation:

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

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


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List these types of electromagnetic radiation in order of (i) increasing frequency and (ii) decreasing energy per photon. 

a. gamma rays 

b. radio waves 

c. microwaves 

d. visible light

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