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Chapter 5

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Astronomy
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ASTR 1101
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All Professors
Semester
Winter

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Chapter 5 electromagnetic radiation LightWave a mechanism that allows energy to be transferred one place to anotherWavelength crest to crestLowercase lambdawavelengthTrough vs crest3 properties of wavesoCan interfere with one anotherCan make them add or subtractoReflection when the wave half bends literally bounceoRefraction angle is less than the incident the continuation of that bounceWhen you change densities change angleTypes of wavesMechanical wavesoSound wavesoWater waves oSeismic wavesElectromagnetic radiationoRadiooMicrowaveoOptical lightoXraysElectromagnetic spe
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