q1pf09key - 1. Rank the following types of electromagnetic...

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1. Rank the following types of electromagnetic radiation from highest to lowest frequency: IR, TV, X-ray, Green. a. TV > IR > Green > X-ray b. X-ray > IR > Green > TV c. Green > X-ray > TV > IR d. X-ray > Green > IR > TV Correct e. TV > Green > IR > X-ray Explanation: 2. Which of the following scientists originated that debate over whether light was a wave or a particle? I. Christiaan Huygens II. Albert Einstein III. Isaac Newton a. I only b. II only c. III only d. I and II e. I and III Correct f. II and III g. I, II and III Explanation: Christiaan Huygens proposed that light was wave. Isaac Newton proposed that light was a corpuscle (particle). These disparate ideas were eventually reconciled by scientists such as Albert Einstein with the concept of wave-particle duality. 3. What was the main reason that classical mechanics did such a bad job of describing and predicting the interactions of light and matter? a. Classical mechanics incorrectly assumed that the speed of light is a constant.
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