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for what angle of incidence the lateral shift produced by parallel sided glass plate is (i) zero (ii) maximum

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  1. (i) There is no lateral shift for zero degree incidence

    (ii) The lateral shift approaches the plate thickness t for angle of incidence of 90 degrees.

    For details about case ii, see

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  2. 90

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  3. When the lateral shift is minimum and maximum

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