Name ____________________________________ Date ________ Period ____ Electromagnetic Spectrum Part I: Label the diagram below of the electromagnetic spectrum. Part II. Complete the following statement using the diagram above. 1. The electromagnetic spectrum is made of ____________________ waves. 2. The only waves you can see are ________________________________. 3. Waves with longer wavelengths than visible light are _________________, _____________________, ___________________and _________________ 4. Waves with higher frequencies than visible light are ________________, ____________________________, and ____________________________ . 5. Although waves in the electromagnetic spectrum have different frequencies and wavelengths, they all travel at the same _________________________. 6. Identify the type of wave in the electromagnetic spectrum used for: a. cooking food______________________ b. broadcasting radio and TV______________________ c. taking pictures of the interior of the body_________________ d. killing cancer cells ________________________ e. keeping food warm __________________________ f. Sunburns __________________________________ Name __________________________________ Date _______ Period ____ Visible spectrum Part I: Using color pencils shade in each color of the visible spectrum. Part II: Complete the following statements using the diagram above. 1. A triangular piece of glass that can be used to divide white light into its separate colors is called a ___________________________ . 2. The visible spectrum is produced as white light passes through a prism and appears to __________________ . 3. Each frequency of light appears to bent a different ____________ as it enters and leaves a prism. 4. Violet light is bent ________________(more or less) than red light. 5. The colors in the visible spectrum starting with the lowest frequency are ______________________________________________________________. 6. The first letter of each color in the visible spectrum spells the name ______________________________________________________________ . 7. Identify the color of the visible spectrum that has the : a. highest frequency_________________ b. lowest frequency _________________ c. longest wavelength _______________ d. shortest wavelength ______________ 8. Identify the color in the visible spectrum that bends the: a. greatest amount through the prism ___________________. b. least amount through the prism _____________________ .