1. Radiation is the transfer of energy as electromagnetic waves. 2. Electromagnetic waves are measured by frequency or wavelength. Electromagnetic spectrum


1. Radiation is the transfer of energy as electromagnetic waves.
2. Electromagnetic waves are measured by frequency or wavelength. Electromagnetic spectrum is a range of frequencies or wavelengths that an
electromagnetic wave can have.
3. There are two parts of the spectrum: Visible and invisible Gamma rays, X-ray, Ultraviolet, Infrared, microwaves, and radio waves are invisible radiations.
Sunlight is the visible spectrum
4. The shorter the wavelength, the higher the frequency and the energy.
5. Gamma, X-rays and Ultraviolet are very energetic while Infrared, microwaves, and radio waves are less energetic.
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Electromagnetic radiation is energy that travels in waves. Some examples of electromagnetic radiation are visible light, radio waves, and
x-rays. Which statement is true for all forms of electromagnetic radiation?
O All forms of electromagnetic radiation have the same amount of energy in a vacuum
Al forms of electromagnetic radiation have the same wavelength
O All forms of electromagnetic radiation have the same frequency
All forms of electromagnetic radiation travel at the same speed in a vacuum
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