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**Problem**: An FM radio station broadcasts at 99.5 MHz. Calculate the wavelength of the corresponding radio waves.

###### FREE Expert Solution

###### FREE Expert Solution

We are being asked to calculate the wavelength of an FM radio station broadcasts at 99.5 MHz.

Wavelength, frequency, and the **speed of light** are connected by the following equation:

$\overline{){\mathbf{c}}{\mathbf{=}}{\mathbf{\lambda \nu}}}$

c = speed of light, m/s

λ = wavelength, in m

ν = frequency, Hz (Hertz)

We can rearrange the equation to isolate the wavelength (λ):

###### Problem Details

An FM radio station broadcasts at 99.5 MHz. Calculate the wavelength of the corresponding radio waves.

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