Problem: Select the arrangement of electromagnetic radiation which starts with the lowest wavelength and increases to greatest wavelength. 1) radio, infrared, ultraviolet, gamma rays 2) radio, ultraviolet, infrared, gamma rays 3) gamma rays, radio, ultraviolet, infrared 4) gamma rays, infrared, radio, ultraviolet 5) gamma rays, ultraviolet, infrared, radio

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In the electromagnetic spectrum, gamma ray is known to have the shortest wavelength followed by X-ray, UV, visible, infrared, microwave and lastly radio

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Select the arrangement of electromagnetic radiation which starts with the lowest wavelength and increases to greatest wavelength. 

1) radio, infrared, ultraviolet, gamma rays 

2) radio, ultraviolet, infrared, gamma rays 

3) gamma rays, radio, ultraviolet, infrared 

4) gamma rays, infrared, radio, ultraviolet 

5) gamma rays, ultraviolet, infrared, radio

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