A laser pointer used in a lecture hall emits light at 650 nm what is the frequency

Amanda Johnson

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Justin Parker on November 27, 2018

The formula for the frequency is the speed of light divided by the wavelength. 650 nm represents the wavelength and 3x10^8 m/s is the speed of light. If you convert, 650nm to meters you get 6.5x10^-7 m so that you can split the use of the above formula, giving you 4.6x10^14 1/s or Hz the unit of frequency in Physics.

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