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In the formula E=nhf for a photon, what is n ?

  1. Jul 14, 2007 #1
    In the formula E=nhf for a photon, what is "n"?

    In the formula E=nhf for a photon, what is "n"?
    The number of photons? or the energy level?
     
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  3. Jul 14, 2007 #2

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    number of photons.
     
  4. Jul 14, 2007 #3

    olgranpappy

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    ...at least, assuming that E and h and f have their typical meanings, then n is the number of photons...
     
  5. Jul 22, 2007 #4
    n is number of photons..
     
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