The de Broglie Hypothesis: Definition & Significance


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Which of the following is not a variable in the de Broglie equation?

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1. Which of the following proved that the de Broglie equation was correct?

2. What is the main point of the de Broglie equation?

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You can access this quiz and worksheet to test what you know about the de Broglie hypothesis. Our practice questions will require you to provide specific information about the de Broglie equation, such as the primary point that the equation proves.

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Working on this quiz and worksheet will allow you to measure what you know about:

  • Variables in the de Broglie equation
  • The de Broglie equation's point
  • A term related to peaks passing through a specific point
  • The equation lambda = h/mv

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  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on the de Broglie hypothesis
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding what confirmed that the de Broglie equation was correct
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer a question about a variable that isn't a part of the de Brogile equation

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  • Important physicists
  • What two equations were used in part by de Brogile to complete his equation
  • What de Broglie hypothesized about matter
  • How the de Broglie hypothesis was tested