Midterm 3B

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Nhi Vo 3A
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Midterm 3B

Postby Nhi Vo 3A » Fri Dec 02, 2016 12:46 pm

The photoelectric experiment became known as the photoelectric effect. What was the major conceptual change as a result of this experiment?

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Re: Midterm 3B

Postby mikezargari » Fri Dec 02, 2016 2:16 pm

That the amount of photons is at times irrelevant. You can have an innumerable amount of photons but they wouldn't excite an electron unless each photon has at least a specific amount of energy. The photons are being quantized.


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