(Wien's law: $T\lambda _{max}=\frac{1}{5}C_{2}$ )

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Problem 1.B.1 states:
Photons of radiofrequency radiation are higher in energy than photons of ultraviolet radiation. Why is this statement false?

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Radiowaves have photons with low energy and UV light has photons with high energy. This is because radio waves have a longer wavelength and a lower frequency and UV light has a shorter wavelength and a higher frequency.

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Energy and wavelength are inversely proportional. Radio waves are longer, so they have less energy than UV.

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This is false since wavelength and frequency are inversely proportional. Radiowaves have a longer wavelength and lower frequency than UV light and therefore, their photons have a lower energy.

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