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How does a microwave work?

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Microwave ovens produce electromagnetic radiation of exactly the right wavelength to excite water molecules and become heated.

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A microwave generates radio waves, which are absorbed by food. The energy is translated into atomic motion, which becomes heat.

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How does a microwave work?

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