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A ray of light is incident at an angle of 30° on a glass prime of refractive index 1.5 . calculate the angle through which the ray is minimally deviated in the prime.

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  1. Snell's law applies. The angle has to be measured from the normal, I assume by "prime" you mean normal.

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