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Concept: The Electromagnetic Spectrum

# Problem: A line in the spectrum of an element was observed to have a frequesncy of 5.17 x 1014 s -1 . What is the wavelength of this radiation?a. 5.80 x 10-7 metersb. 1.72 x 106 metersc. 1.55 x 1023 metersd. 1.77 x 10-4 meterse. 174 meters

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A line in the spectrum of an element was observed to have a frequesncy of 5.17 x 1014 s -1 . What is the wavelength of this radiation?

a. 5.80 x 10-7 meters

b. 1.72 x 106 meters

c. 1.55 x 1023 meters

d. 1.77 x 10-4 meters

e. 174 meters

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