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The Wave Quiz

Use the following words to answer the questions. Words may be used more than once or maybe not at all: radio waves, visible light, microwaves, fluorescent, electromagnetic spectrum, irradiation, gamma rays, distance, ultraviolet rays, infrared rays, x-rays.
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Radiation that your eyes can see is called _______________ .
Radio waves, infrared, visible light, ultraviolet, x-rays and gamma rays made up the ______________ .
Radar is a means of using radio waves to calculate _____________.
The name for this wave means "below red."
The longest rays in the electromagnetic spectrum are ________________.
The shortest rays in the electromagnetic spectrum are ________________.
Too much exposure to this type of ray can cause cancer.
Cellular telephone calls are transmitted with ________________.
These rays are sometimes used to kill bacteria in hospitals or food processing plants.
Some objects in outer space give off these rays.