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All Chapters
Ch.1 - Intro to General Chemistry
Ch.2 - Atoms & Elements
Ch.3 - Chemical Reactions
BONUS: Lab Techniques and Procedures
BONUS: Mathematical Operations and Functions
Ch.4 - Chemical Quantities & Aqueous Reactions
Ch.5 - Gases
Ch.6 - Thermochemistry
Ch.7 - Quantum Mechanics
Ch.8 - Periodic Properties of the Elements
Ch.9 - Bonding & Molecular Structure
Ch.10 - Molecular Shapes & Valence Bond Theory
Ch.11 - Liquids, Solids & Intermolecular Forces
Ch.12 - Solutions
Ch.13 - Chemical Kinetics
Ch.14 - Chemical Equilibrium
Ch.15 - Acid and Base Equilibrium
Ch.16 - Aqueous Equilibrium
Ch. 17 - Chemical Thermodynamics
Ch.18 - Electrochemistry
Ch.19 - Nuclear Chemistry
Ch.20 - Organic Chemistry
Ch.22 - Chemistry of the Nonmetals
Ch.23 - Transition Metals and Coordination Compounds

Solution: You have measured the energy of a photon that you captured in a specialized detector, and found that the photon had an energy of 6.89 × 10 −24 J. Based on the scale below, what type of photon was detected? (a) Gamma(γ) ray (b) X ray (c) Ultraviolet (UV)/Visible (d) Infrared (IR) (e) Microwave                

Problem

You have measured the energy of a photon that you captured in a specialized detector, and found that the photon had an energy of 6.89 × 10 −24 J. Based on the scale below, what type of photon was detected?

(a) Gamma(γ) ray

(b) X ray

(c) Ultraviolet (UV)/Visible

(d) Infrared (IR)

(e) Microwave