Who was the first to prove the existence of electromagnetic waves?

James Clerk Maxwell
Heinrich Rudolf Hertz
Hendrik Lorentz
Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen
Heinrich Rudolf Hertz (1857-1894) was a German physicist who first conclusively proved the existence of the electromagnetic waves theorized by James Clerk Maxwell's electromagnetic theory of light. The unit of frequency — cycle per second — was named the "hertz" in his honor.
Ts
0
Correct this question
2
Very interesting!
reach: rather globalexplorersphysicsscientists

Answers by country

James Clerk Maxwell
Heinrich Rudolf Hertz
Hendrik Lorentz
Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen
answers
flagthe United Kingdom
14%
67%
0%
17%
28
flagGermany
21%
51%
10%
17%
47
flagPoland
25%
48%
14%
11%
1033
flagAustralia
19%
47%
9%
23%
21
flagthe United States
21%
45%
10%
16%
37
flagthe Netherlands
40%
40%
10%
0%
10
flagIndia
39%
33%
13%
13%
103
flagMalaysia
0%
20%
30%
50%
10