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Light and Telescope Quiz Ms. Rip Earth Science 10 Honors Test A
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Shorter wavelengths correspond to more energetic electromagnetic waves
The electromagnetic spectrum is the foundation of the information age
X-Rays measure more than a mountain range
Electromagnetic waves have nothing in common with oceans waves
Some electromagnetic wavelengths are very long and measured in meters many are tiny and are measure in billions of nanometers
Heinrich Hertz and Marconi were the first to discovered Radio Waves
One wave- or cycle -per second, is called a Hertz
Electromagnetic Radiation is odorless and tasteless, we use it everyday
Which of the following is considered NOT a form of electromagnetic radiation?
Which of the following colors has the longest wavelength?
Light had the properties of
Both particles and waves
Wavelength is defined as the distance between
Successive crests of a wave
Which of the following is a unit for wavelength?
What determines an object's color?
The color of an object is based on the light it reflects
The color red light falls at the____________nm measurement on the electromagnetic spectrum
Spectroscope are used to_____________
disperse, or separate, white light from a star into a very wide spectrum of colors
Which waves contain the least amount of energy?
Light is made up of particles called photons, but it also behaves as__________
What is the amplitude of wave?
How does the frequency of infrared waves compare to the frequencies of visible light?
Infrared waves have lower frequency
In 1800 this scientist discovered this type of EM wave when experiment measuring the temperature between the colors of the spectrum_________-
About 95% of these EM waves are absorbed by the ozone in the atmosphere. Where Em waves are these?
These waves are used in doppler radar which is widely used for short term localized weather forecasting and what you see on TV weather news
What do all electromagnetic waves have in common?
A typical incandescent light bulb produces a______
What information does a star's spectrum offer about the star?
This form of electromagnetic wave can be emitted as heat. Humans emit this form of electromagnetic wave___________
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