A bundle of light energy is called what?


A bundle of light energy is called what?

Light Energy

There are a number of different types of energy. One of these is light energy. Another term for light energy is electromagnetic energy. Light energy comes in different forms, such as visible light, infrared waves, X-rays, ultraviolet light and gamma rays. Each type of light energy moves along different wavelengths.

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A bundle of light energy is called a photon. This is the smallest distinct and measurable unit of light energy. Light energy travels in waves, and...

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What is a Photon? - Definition, Energy & Wavelength

from Basics of Astronomy

Chapter 8 / Lesson 19

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