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Cupcakehi
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which property describes the amount of energy that flows past a given area per unit of time?

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euniceneal23

Irradiance is the measure of Watts/m^2.  Since energy is in Joules, and time derivative of this is J/s=Watts.  Energy over an area is J/m^2.  So time rate of change of energy per unit area is Watts/m^2, or irradiance.

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