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Emission or Particle Theory Sir Isaac Newton
Light is composed of minute particles of matter which which travel in straight line Corpuscles
Undulatory theory Christian Huygens
Light is a wave of motions, spreading from a light source in all directions and propagating through Undulatory theory
Electromagnetic Theory James Clerk Maxwell
Electricity & magnetism are so closely together Electromagnetic Theory
Quantum Theory Max Plank
Photon theory Max Plank
Atoms emit light in discrete energy packets Photon theory
He continued the photon theory einstein
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Emission or Particle Theory
Sir Isaac Newton
Light is composed of minute particles of matter which which travel in straight line
Corpuscles
Undulatory theory
Christian Huygens
Light is a wave of motions, spreading from a light source in all directions and propagating through
Undulatory theory
Electromagnetic Theory
James Clerk Maxwell
Electricity & magnetism are so closely together
Electromagnetic Theory
Quantum Theory
Max Plank
Photon theory
Max Plank
Atoms emit light in discrete energy packets
Photon theory
He continued the photon theory
einstein
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