Electromagnetic Spectrum Quiz

6 Questions
Electromagnetic Spectrum Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz will help you review the parts of the electromagnetic spectrum.

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What type of waves are used to transmit cellular telephone messages?
    • A. 

      Gamma rays

    • B. 

      Radio waves

    • C. 

      Microwaves

    • D. 

      Visible light

  • 2. 
    Which electromagnetic waves have the shortest wavelengths and highest frequencies?
    • A. 

      Gamma rays

    • B. 

      Radio waves

    • C. 

      X-rays

    • D. 

      Ultraviolet rays

  • 3. 
    Electromagnetic waves that you can see are called
    • A. 

      Infrared rays

    • B. 

      Microwaves

    • C. 

      X-rays

    • D. 

      Visible light

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      TV

    • B. 

      Radio stations

    • C. 

      Ultraviolet rays

    • D. 

      Gamma rays

  • 5. 
    How much of the electromagnetic spectrum is visible?
    • A. 

      All of it

    • B. 

      None of it

    • C. 

      Most of it

    • D. 

      Only a small part

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      Gamma rays

    • B. 

      Radio waves

    • C. 

      Red, orange, yellow, green, blue and violet light

    • D. 

      Radar