**Calculate frequency (****ν****):**

$\overline{){\mathbf{c}}{\mathbf{=}}{\mathbf{\lambda}}{\mathbf{\xb7}}{\mathbf{v}}}\phantom{\rule{0ex}{0ex}}\frac{\mathbf{c}}{\mathbf{\lambda}}\mathbf{=}\frac{\overline{)\mathbf{\lambda}}\mathbf{\xb7}\mathbf{v}}{\overline{)\mathbf{\lambda}}}\phantom{\rule{0ex}{0ex}}\overline{){\mathbf{v}}{\mathbf{=}}\frac{\mathbf{c}}{\mathbf{\lambda}}}$

A green laser pointer emits light with a wavelength of 533 nm. What is the frequency of this light?

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