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Why is the photoelectric effect so signifigant?

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because it demonstrates the quantized nature of light, and its particle like property.
So the double slit experiment was performed after the photoelectric effect was discovered? So they were sure that light is both a particle and a wave?
No, Youngs experiment was much earlier, 1801. The photoelectric effect was first observed around 1887.

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Oh, who observed the photoelectric effect?
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Photoelectric_effect
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