# Problem: How are wavelength and frequency of light related?a) Wavelength is one-half of the frequency. b) Wavelength is double the frequency. c) Wavelength increases as frequency increases. d) Wavelength increases as the frequency decreases. e) Wavelength is independent of frequency.

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We're being asked to determine wow are wavelength and frequency of light related.

Recall that wavelength is the distance from one crest of a wave to another, whereas frequency is the number of waves within a second.

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How are wavelength and frequency of light related?

a) Wavelength is one-half of the frequency.

b) Wavelength is double the frequency.

c) Wavelength increases as frequency increases.

d) Wavelength increases as the frequency decreases.

e) Wavelength is independent of frequency.

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