it made foods cook for less time.Like popcorn would have to be made by the fire and it could take longer than putting into the microwave for 10 minutes.
1 hour is 60 minutes and therefore is longer than 35 minutes.
4 minutes = 240 seconds 250 seconds is longer than that.
Longer than light waves you can see.
Meringue should be cooked in less than two minutes in the microwave. See attached link.
That would be infrared.
Significantly less than 24 minutes
Fine China can be used safely in the microwave. What you have to be careful of and look out for is the amount of pattern and type of decoration that may be on the china. You should not put any fine china that has a gold, silver or platinum trim in the microwave. It is not recommended that fine china be put in the microwave for any lenth of time longer than a couple of minutes.
No longer than 10 minutes. No longer than 10 minutes.
There is a huge difference between oven cooked and microwave cooked. Oven cooked takes longer and cooks more thoroughly than in the microwave.