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# Problem: If the frequency of an X-ray is 5.4 x 10 18 Hz, what is the energy of one photon of this radiation? a) 3.6 x 10-15 J b) 1.6 x 10-27 J c) 1.2 x 10-52 J d) 2.7 x 10-10 J e) 7.4 x 10-29 J

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If the frequency of an X-ray is 5.4 x 10 18 Hz, what is the energy of one photon of this radiation?

a) 3.6 x 10-15 J

b) 1.6 x 10-27 J

c) 1.2 x 10-52 J

d) 2.7 x 10-10 J

e) 7.4 x 10-29 J

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