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A radio wave is an electromagnetic wave. It's a form of electromagnetic radiation.

The term "radio" is the name given to a part of the spectrum of electromagnetic waves that is used for radio and television broadcasting, mobile phones, terrestrial and satellite wireless communications networks, etc.

The whole wide spectrum of electromagnetic waves has frequencies (and wavelengths) ranging from "audio" to "radio" to "infrared" to "visual light" to "X-Rays", and beyond to "gamma rays" at the very top end of the spectrum.
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What type of waves are radio waves?

Radio waves are electromagnetic waves and are a part of the electromagnetic spectrum. Other electromagnetic waves in the electromagnetic spectrum are microwaves, visible light

What two types of waves are radio waves and gamma rays?

Radio waves and visible light from the Sun are just two types ofelectromagnetic radiation. Other types include gamma rays , X rays , ultraviolet waves ,infrared waves ,and mic

What type of radio waves does bluetooth use?

bluetooth is an open wireless protocol for exchanging data over short distances. it uses short length radio frequencies. bluetooth uses a radio technology called frequency-hop

What type of wave is radio waves?

Radio waves is electromagnetic waves, with   wavelengths of 1 millimeter or more.

Are microwaves a type of radio wave?

Microwaves are a frequency of electromagnetic radiation. It has a higher frequency than radio waves, but has a lower frequency than infrared light.

What type of electromagnetic wave does radio receive?

Radio waves have the longest wavelengths in the electromagnetic spectrum. These waves can be longer than a football field or as short as a football. Radio waves do more than j