Chemistry: The Molecular Science (5th Edition)

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 1285199049
ISBN 13: 978-1-28519-904-7

Chapter 5 - Electron Configurations and the Periodic Table - Problem Solving Practice 5.2 - Page 194: a


One quantum of ultraviolet radiation has more energy.

Work Step by Step

According to the figure 5.2 (Page 192), the ultraviolet radiation has a higher frequency than microwaves. Since the energy is proportional to the frequency, UV radiation will have higher energy with one quantum. $Energy = h (Constant) \times Frequency$
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