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ROYGBIV= Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Violet, Indigo; (Roy G Biv) as the energy increases. Electromagnetic Spectrum: The classification of electromagnetic waves by energy. Electromagnetic Wave : A wave that has both electric and magnetic parts, does not require a medium, and travels at the speed of light. 11.2 Incandescense: The production of light as a result of high temperature. Luminous : Produces its own light. (Sun) Non-luminous : Does not produce its own light. (Moon) Electric Discharge: the process of producing light by passing an electric current through a gas. “Neon” Lights: Passing an electric current through an inert gas in an enclosed tube.
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