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What is the definition of a wavelength?
A wavelength is measured as the distance between corresponding parts of two consecutive waves.
201. Rays
corresponding parts
What is the most recent description of light?
Light can be described as bundles of energy that have definite wave properties.
definite wave prop
What determines the color of light from the transmission source?
The wavelength.
How is wavelength measured?
Wavelengths are measured in meters and are usually taken from crest to crest.
What is the commone term for the straight line that represents the radius of the wave radiating from the point source?
A Ray