P1- Topic 1,2&3

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1. List 5 uses of infrared radiation around the home.

  • Cooking, Remote controls, Mobile phones, Security systems, computers.
  • Security Pens.
  • Fluorescnet lamps
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2. What happens when UV light shines on a fluroscent lamp

  • disinfective water
  • uses UV radiation to emit visible light. They're safe to use as all the UV radiation is absorbed by a phosphor coating on the inside of the glass
  • mark your property with your name - Security pens

3. Give an example of a transverse wave.

  • An example of a transwerse wave would be Light and all other EM waves.
  • Sound
  • Ultrasound.

4. Explain what redshift is

  • When the light is shifted towards the red end of the spectrum
  • When light is shifted

5. What happens to a light ray as it travels from air into water at an angle?

  • The light ray bends
  • The light ray is refracted when entering the water therefore changing the direction.
  • The light ray is reflected.



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