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Posted by Brian on Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 10:32pm.

We want to rotate the direction of polarization of a beam of polarized light through 90 degrees by sending the beam through one or more polarizing sheets. (a) What is the mini-mum number of sheets required? (b) What is the minimum number of sheets required if the transmitted intensity is to be more than 60% of the original intensity?

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