The Student Room Group

Physics

What is meant by the term refraction
Original post by Sofiaruney
What is meant by the term refraction

The change in direction of a wave when passing from one type of energy to another caused by its change in speed.
...when passing from one medium to another...(also, the change in speed is because of the different densities of mediums)
(edited 1 month ago)
Reply 3
light refract in different angle with different direction because of the different speed of light in different medium

Quick Reply

Latest