p36_001 - 1. (a) The frequency of yellow sodium light is f=...

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
1. (a) The frequency of yellow sodium light is f = c λ = 2 . 998 × 10 8 m / s 589 × 10 9 m =5 . 09 × 10 14 Hz . (b) When traveling through the glass, its wavelength is λ n = λ n = 589 nm 1 . 52 = 388 nm . (c) The light speed when traveling through the glass is
Background image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 11/12/2011 for the course PHYS 2001 taught by Professor Sprunger during the Fall '08 term at LSU.

Ask a homework question - tutors are online