# What is the unit of intensity of illumination?

## Question:

What is the unit of intensity of illumination?

## Fundamental Units

There are basically two types of units in order to express the quantity which can be termed as fundamental quantity and derived quantity. Fundamental quantities are one which is independent and classified into seven quantities such as Mass (kg), Time (T), Length (m), Electric current (A), Temperature (K), Amount of substance (mol), Intensity (candela)

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View this answerIllumination is the measure of the ratio of the luminous flux of the light to the solid angle formed by the point source light.

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