Chapter 6 - Chemistry 113 Reading Assignment Chapter 6 #1...

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Chemistry 113 Reading Assignment Chapter 6 #1 (Section 6.1) An understanding of Electromagnetic Radiation leads us to a deeper A. Draw one complete oscillation of a wave, label the wavelength and amplitude. B. What is frequency? How is it related to wavelength? C. All Electromagnetic Radiation travels at the ______________________________. #2 (Section 6.2) The term quanta refers to a ‘discrete package’ of energy (ie., a defined and specific quantity). On a piano the quanta of frequency difference between an F and an F# is what we call a ½ step or minor second. Can you think of a musical instrument that you can play over a continuum vs. quantized notes? #3. (Section 6.3) Scientists found that the vapor of an elemental gas will emit specific wavelengths of light when excited by the application of voltage. We call these emissions line spectrum .
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This note was uploaded on 04/11/2011 for the course CHEM 113 taught by Professor Smith during the Spring '11 term at Boise State.

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Chapter 6 - Chemistry 113 Reading Assignment Chapter 6 #1...

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