Physics: Principles with Applications (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-32162-592-7
ISBN 13: 978-0-32162-592-2

Chapter 27 - Early Quantum Theory and Models of the Atom - Questions: 7

Answer

Photons of UV light have more energy than photons of visible light.

Work Step by Step

Energetic photons deliver more energy to the skin and can penetrate farther. The energy they deposit causes cell damage.
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