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Problem: 1. List the following types of electromagnetic radiation in order of increasing frequency.a. radio waves, microwaves, visible light, gamma raysb. radio waves, visible light, microwaves, gamma raysc. visible light, radio waves, microwaves, gamma raysd. visible light, radio waves, gamma rays, microwaves2. List the following types of electromagnetic radiation in order of decreasing energy per photon.a. microwaves, visible light, gamma rays, radio wavesb. microwaves, gamma rays, visible light, radio wavesc. gamma rays, visible light, microwaves, radio wavesd. gamma rays, microwaves, visible light, radio waves

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In this part, we need to know the order of electromagnetic waves according to frequency. The list of electromagnetic waves is shown below.

High fShort λGamma rays, x-rays, ultraviolet rays, visible light, infrared, microwaves, radio waves Low fLong λ

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1. List the following types of electromagnetic radiation in order of increasing frequency.
a. radio waves, microwaves, visible light, gamma rays
b. radio waves, visible light, microwaves, gamma rays
c. visible light, radio waves, microwaves, gamma rays
d. visible light, radio waves, gamma rays, microwaves


2. List the following types of electromagnetic radiation in order of decreasing energy per photon.
a. microwaves, visible light, gamma rays, radio waves
b. microwaves, gamma rays, visible light, radio waves
c. gamma rays, visible light, microwaves, radio waves
d. gamma rays, microwaves, visible light, radio waves

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