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Posted by **Jessie** on Thursday, January 12, 2012 at 8:57pm.

What is the mathematical relationship between frequency and wavelength for an EM wave?

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**Steve**, Friday, January 13, 2012 at 10:36amfrequency is 1/s

wavelength = m

speed of light c is m/s

so, wavelength = m/s * s = c*frequency

as with any wave,

wavelength = speed * frequency