Problem: An FM station broadcasts music at 93.5 MHz (megahertz, or 10 6 Hz). Find the wavelength (in m, nm, and Å) of these waves.

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Calculate the wavelength (λ):

Given:

ν = 93.5×106 Hz

*Hz = s-1

c = 2.998x108 m/s


λ=cνλ=2.998×108 ms93.5×106 s-1

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An FM station broadcasts music at 93.5 MHz (megahertz, or 10 6 Hz). Find the wavelength (in m, nm, and Å) of these waves.

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