Physics: Principles with Applications (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-32162-592-7
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Chapter 27 - Early Quantum Theory and Models of the Atom - Misconceptual Questions: 4

Answer

Choice D.

Work Step by Step

An individual violet photon always has more energy than an individual red photon, because E = hf and violet light has a higher frequency. A beam of many red photons can contain more energy than a beam of relatively fewer violet photons.
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