Chemistry 12th Edition

Published by McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN 10: 0078021510
ISBN 13: 978-0-07802-151-0

Chapter 7 - Quantum Theory and the Electronic Structure of Atoms - Questions & Problems - Page 315: 7.1


Wave: It is defined as an energy transmitting disturbance that travels through a medium from one point to another in the form of cycles. Wavelength: It is a measure of distance defined as distance from between two identical points (crests or troughs) of a wave. Frequency: It is defined as number of waves passing through a given point in one second. Amplitude: It is defined as vertical distance from middle point of wave to its crest or trough

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