Problem: Assume the following waves are propagating in aira) Calculate the wavelength λ1 for gamma rays of frequency f1 = 6.30×1021 Hz.b) Calculate the wavelength λ2 for visible light of frequency f2 = 5.40×1014 Hz.

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The wavelength for a wave propagating in air is given by:

λ=cf, where c is the speed of light and f is the frequency of the wave propagation.

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Assume the following waves are propagating in air

a) Calculate the wavelength λ1 for gamma rays of frequency f1 = 6.30×1021 Hz.

b) Calculate the wavelength λ2 for visible light of frequency f2 = 5.40×1014 Hz.

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