## Chemistry: A Molecular Approach (3rd Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall

# Chapter 7 - Sections 7.1-7.6 - Exercises - Review Questions - Page 329: 2

#### Answer

Light is electromagnetic radiation, which can be described as a wave composed of oscillating, multiply perpendicular electric and magnetic fields propagating through space.

#### Work Step by Step

Light travels at a speed of $3.00\times10^{8}$$m/s$ in a vacuum.

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