Crave The Wave B

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Re: Crave The Wave B

Postby Scioly99 » December 4th, 2014, 3:48 pm

Explain how light can be polarized by means of refraction.

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Re: Crave The Wave B

Postby SomeGuyOutThere » December 4th, 2014, 5:41 pm

A beam of light enters a medium, polarizing to some degree. The beams then leave the medium and change direction again, so you have two split parallel beams of light.
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Re: Crave The Wave B

Postby Scioly99 » December 5th, 2014, 1:51 pm

Yes. Your turn

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Re: Crave The Wave B

Postby SomeGuyOutThere » December 5th, 2014, 2:12 pm

List each kind of wave on the electromagnetic spectrum from low to high wavelength.
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Re: Crave The Wave B

Postby meteorology125 » December 7th, 2014, 11:32 am

Gamma Rays, X-rays, Ultraviolet, Visible Light, Infrared, Microwaves, Radio waves
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Re: Crave The Wave B

Postby SomeGuyOutThere » December 7th, 2014, 4:54 pm

Yep, your turn
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Re: Crave The Wave B

Postby meteorology125 » December 8th, 2014, 2:57 pm

If an EM wave has a wavelength of 1cm, how much energy does it have? Give your answer in eV.
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Re: Crave The Wave B

Postby Scioly99 » December 11th, 2014, 8:52 pm

about 1.24×10^-4 ev

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Re: Crave The Wave B

Postby meteorology125 » December 12th, 2014, 8:01 pm

Correct, your turn.
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Re: Crave The Wave B

Postby Scioly99 » December 14th, 2014, 11:43 am

What is attenuation?


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