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Assertion :The basic difference between various types of electromagnetic waves lies in their wavelength or frequencies. Reason: Electromagnetic waves travel through vacuum with the same speed.

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Both Assertion and Reason are correct and Reason is the correct explanation for Assertion
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Both Assertion and Reason are correct but Reason is not the correct explanation for Assertion
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Assertion is correct but Reason is incorrect
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Both Assertion and Reason are incorrect
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The correct option is A Both Assertion and Reason are correct and Reason is the correct explanation for Assertion
Assertion:
Electromagnetic waves have different energies which are dependent on the wavelengths or frequencies of the waves. Therefore, the frequencies and wavelength are the parameters that differentiate between the different Electromagnetic waves.

Reason:
The speed is for all the electromagnetic waves is the same in the vacuum. Al the waves travel at the speed of light i.e. 3×108 m/s.

Thus, Both Assertion and Reason are correct and Reason is the correct explanation of Assertion.

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