# Problem: Calculate the energy of a photon of electromagnetic radiation at each of the following wavelengths.i) 632.8 nm (wavelength of red light from helium-neon laser)  ii) 503 nm (wavelength of maximum solar radiation)  iii) 0.0520 nm (a wavelength contained in medical X-rays)

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Calculate the energy of a photon of electromagnetic radiation at each of the following wavelengths.

i) 632.8 nm (wavelength of red light from helium-neon laser)

ii) 503 nm (wavelength of maximum solar radiation)

iii) 0.0520 nm (a wavelength contained in medical X-rays)

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