Question

Matter waves are:

A

Electromagnetic waves

B

Mechanical waves

C

Either mechanical or electromagnetic waves

D

Neither mechanical nor electromagnetic waves

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Updated on : 2022-09-05
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Correct option is D)

Correct Answer: option (D)

Matter waves are waves associated with every moving particle and therefore are neither mechanical nor electromagnetic waves.

These waves have 

Where is the wavelength, is plank's constant, and is the particle’s moment. 

Therefore, matter waves are neither mechanical nor electromagnetic waves.


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