Problem: Calculate the energy of a photon of electromagnetic radiation at each of the following frequencies (in J).i) 103.7 MHz (typical frequency for FM radio broadcasting)ii) 1100 kHz (typical frequency for AM radio broadcasting) (assume four significant figures)

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The energy of a photon can be related to the frequency using the equation below:


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Calculate the energy of a photon of electromagnetic radiation at each of the following frequencies (in J).

i) 103.7 MHz (typical frequency for FM radio broadcasting)

ii) 1100 kHz (typical frequency for AM radio broadcasting) (assume four significant figures)

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