Problem: A 1.83 x 1014 Hz electromagnetic wave propagates in carbon tetrachloride with a speed of 2.05 x 108 m/s. The wavelength of the wave in air is closest to:A) 1390 nmB) 1490 nmC) 1240 nmD) 1640 nmE) 1120 nm

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A 1.83 x 1014 Hz electromagnetic wave propagates in carbon tetrachloride with a speed of 2.05 x 108 m/s. The wavelength of the wave in air is closest to:

A) 1390 nm

B) 1490 nm

C) 1240 nm

D) 1640 nm

E) 1120 nm

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