1. chemistry

    A narrow ray of yellow light from glowing sodium (λ0 = 589 nm) traveling in air strikes a smooth surface of water at an angle of θi = 40.5°. Determine the angle of refraction θr.
  2. physics

    A narrow ray of yellow light from glowing sodium (λ0 = 589 nm) traveling in air strikes a smooth surface of water at an angle of θi = 34.9°. Determine the angle of refraction θr.
  3. Physics

    A narrow ray of yellow light from glowing sodium (λ0 = 589 nm) traveling in air strikes a smooth surface of water at an angle of θi = 40.5°. Determine the angle of refraction θr.
  4. physics

    A narrow ray of yellow light from glowing sodium (λ 0 = 589 nm) traveling in air strikes a smooth surface of water at an angle θi = 16.5◦ . Find the angle of refraction, θr. Answer in units of ◦
  5. Physics

    1) The speed of light in a certain liquid is 3/5 the speed in a vacuum. What is the index of refraction of the liquid? 2) A ray of light strikes a piece of glass (n=1.52) and makes an angle of 50 degrees with the surface. What angle does the refracted ray
  6. Physics

    1) The speed of light in a certain liquid is 3/5 the speed in a vacuum. What is the index of refraction of the liquid? 2) A ray of light strikes a piece of glass (n=1.52) and makes an angle of 50 degrees with the surface. What angle does the refracted ray
  7. physics

    a ray of light (f = 5.09 x 10^14 Hz) traveling in air strikes a block of sodium chloride at an angle of incidence of 30 degrees. What is the angle of refraction for the light ray in the sodium chloride?
  8. Physics

    A light ray traveling through air strikes a smooth, flat slab of crown glass at an angle of 30 degrees to normal. Index of refraction for crown glass is 1.66. What is the angle of refraction?
  9. science-physics

    a ray of light traveling from the air into crown glass strikes the surface at an angle of 30 degrees. what will the angle of refraction be? please help me!! don't ignore this !
  10. physics

    A ray of light traveling in air strikes the surface of a liquid. If the angle of incidence is 33.5◦ and the angle of refraction is 19.8◦, find the critical angle for light traveling from the liquid back into the air. Answer in units
  11. science

    A ray of light travelling in air strikes the water surface at an Angle of 30 degree calculate the Angle of light refraction if refractive index of glass is 1.5
  12. Physics

    A light ray in air strikes the surface of a lake at an angle of incidence of 46 degrees. What is the angle of refraction in the water?
  13. science

    A ray of light travelling in air strikes the water surface at an angle of 30 degree calculate the angle of refraction if refractive index of glass is 1.5
  14. Physics

    Two light rays, one red and one violet, encounter a glass surface. If the index of refraction of the red light ray = 1.52, the index of refraction of the violet light ray = 1.54, and the angle of incidence = 30 degrees, calculate the angle of refraction of
  15. Physics. URGENT Help Please

    What is the separation of colors in a rainbow produced by? (Points : 1) different diffraction for different wavelengths different interference for different wavelengths <--- different refraction for different wavelengths difference in total internal
  16. Physics

    A ray of light of frequency 5.09 x 10^14 Hz passes from air into flint glass (n=1.6). a.) If the ray enters the flint glass at an angle of 30*, what is the angle of refraction? b.) What is the critical angle for a ray of light traveling from flint glass to
  17. physics

    please check these for me: What is the wavelength of microwaves of 3.0*10^9 Hz frequency? a. 0.050m b. 0.060m c. 0.10 m d. 0.20 m C If a light ray strikes a flat mirror at an angle of 30deg from the normal, the ray will be reflected at an angle of a. 30deg
  18. college physics

    A ray of light traveling in air strikes the midpoint of one face of an equiangular glass prism (n = 1.50) at an angle of exactly 30 degrees. a)Trace the path of the light ray through the glass, and find the angle of incidence of the ray at the bottom of
  19. Physics

    A light ray in air is incident on a water surface at a 44° angle of incidence. Find each of the following angles. (b) the angle of refraction °
  20. science

    A ray of light travelling in air strike the water surface at an angle of 40° calculate the refractive index of water if angle of refraction is 29°
  21. Physics Word Problem

    using Snell's Law (sin(theta1)/sin(theta2) = v1/v2 where (theta1) is the angle of incidence and (theta2) is the angle of refration. The number V1/V2 is called the index of refraction. The index of refraction from air to water is 4/3. If a ray of light
  22. Physics Word Problem

    using Snell's Law (sin(theta1)/sin(theta2) = v1/v2 where (theta1) is the angle of incidence and (theta2) is the angle of refration. The number V1/V2 is called the index of refraction. The index of refraction from air to water is 4/3. If a ray of light
  23. physics

    What will the angle of refraction be for a ray of light passing from air into a sodium chloride crystal, if the angle of incidence is 60.0°? The index of refraction of sodium chloride is 1.53.
  24. Physics

    A light ray in water is directed at the water surface at an angle of incidence at 40 degrees. Calculate the angle of refraction of the light ray at this surface.
  25. physics

    The drawing shows a ray of light traveling through three materials whose surfaces are parallel to each other. The refracted rays (but not the reflected rays) are shown as the light passes through each material. A ray of light strikes the a–b interface at
  26. physics

    A ray of light passes from air into water. The incident angle is 30o. Find the index of refraction of water if the angle of refraction is 22o. Ans. 1.333
  27. Physics 11

    Glycerine has an index of refraction of 1.47. What is the critical angle for a light ray traveling from: a)Glycerin into air b)Glycerin into water a) I know- n1=1.47 n2=1 angle of refraction=90 1.47(sin.anglei)= sin90 1.47(sin.anglei)=1 sin.anglei=0.6803
  28. Physics

    What is the angle of refraction of a light ray that enters the surface of a calm lake from air at an angle of 45 degrees to the normal? The refractive index of water is 1.333. 32.04 45.00 59.99 33.76 I was thinking A or D
  29. Physics

    An aquarium filled with water has flat glass sides whose index of refraction is 1.48. A beam of light from outside the aquarium strikes the glass at a 43.5º angle to the perpendicular . The angle this light ray enters the glass is 27.7º, what is the
  30. Pysics

    An aquarium filled with water has flat glass sides whose index of refraction is 1.48. A beam of light from outside the aquarium strikes the glass at a 43.5º angle to the perpendicular . The angle this light ray enters the glass is 27.7º, what is the
  31. Physics

    An aquarium filled with water has flat glass sides whose index of refraction is 1.48. A beam of light from outside the aquarium strikes the glass at a 43.5º angle to the perpendicular . The angle this light ray enters the glass is 27.7º, what is the
  32. Physics

    A slab of ice with parallel surfaces floats on water. What is the angle of refraction of a light ray in water if the light ray is incident on the upper ice surface with an angle of 60° to the normal?
  33. Physics

    A light ray travels from water to air. If the ray strikes the water/air boundary at an angle of incidence of 46 degrees, what is the angle of refractiob in air? (n water = 1.33)
  34. physics

    A light ray travels from water to air. If the ray strikes the water/air boundary at an angle of incidence of 46 degrees, what is the angle of refractiob in air? (n water = 1.33)
  35. physics

    as light passes from air to water vi/vr=4/3 find the angle of incidence of a ray of light if the angle or refration is 25 degrees 40 minutes (i is the angle of incidence and r is the angle of refraction)
  36. Physics

    a ray of light strikes a flat, 2-cm thick block of glass(n=1.5) at an angle of 30 degrees with respect to the normal. find the angle of refraction at the top surface. find the angle of incidence at the bottom surface and the refracted angle. find the
  37. Physics

    a ray of light is incident on an air-glass boundary at 30 degrees. The index of refraction of air is 1,and the index of refraction for the glass is 1.4. What is the angle of the reflected ray, and what is the angle of the refracted ray? Thanks in advance.
  38. Physics

    What is the angle of refraction of a light ray that enters the surface of a calm lake from air at an angle of 45o to the normal? The refractive index of water is 1.333. I don't even know how to start this or what the formula is. Thanks for your help in
  39. physics

    The 45-45-90 triangular prism shown in the figure has an index of refraction of 1.58, and is surrounded by air. A ray of light is incident on the left face at an angle of 51.0°. The point of incidence is high enough that the refracted ray hits the
  40. physics

    calculate the refractive index for a ray travelling from air to water given that the angle of incidence is 30degrees and the angle of refraction in the water is 22 degrees.Determine the speed of the ray in water.
  41. physics

    What is the angle of refraction of a light ray that enters the surface of a calm lake from air at an angle of 45o to the normal? The refractive index of water is 1.333. Choose one answer. a. 32.04o b. 45.00o c. 59.99o d. 33.76o
  42. Physics

    A ray of light of vacuum wavelength 550 nm traveling in air enters a slab of transparent material. The incoming ray makes an angle of 34.3◦ with the normal, and the refracted ray makes an angle of 18.9◦ with the normal. Find the index of
  43. physics

    A ray of light of vacuum wavelength 550 nm traveling in air enters a slab of transparent material. The incoming ray makes an angle of 37.4◦ with the normal, and the refracted ray makes an angle of 22.0◦ with the normal. Find the index of
  44. Physics

    Which of the following statements is not true about refraction? Refraction occurs when light's velocity changes. The angle between the refracted ray and the normal is called the angle of refraction. When light moves from a rarer to a denser medium, it
  45. Physics

    Which of the following statements is not true about refraction? Refraction occurs when light's velocity changes. The angle between the refracted ray and the normal is called the angle of refraction. When light moves from a rarer to a denser medium, it
  46. Physics

    Which of the following statements is not true about refraction? Refraction occurs when light's velocity changes. The angle between the refracted ray and the normal is called the angle of refraction. When light moves from a rarer to a denser medium, it
  47. ITT

    In the following diagram, a ray of light is incident on an air-glass boundary. The index of refraction of air is 1, and the index of refraction for the glass is 1.4. What is the angle of the reflected ray, and what is the angle of the refracted ray?
  48. Physics

    The light ray strikes the hypotenuse of the prism at an angle of incidence greater than the critical angle. Find the angle phi of the ray as it leaves the base of the prism. The incident ray is perpendicular to the left side of the prism. (The index of
  49. College physics

    A ray of red light, for which n=1.54, and a ray of violet light, for which n=1.59, travel through a piece of glass. They meet right at the boundary between the glass and the air, and emerge into the air as one ray with an angle of refraction of 22.5. What
  50. Wave

    If a ray of light moves from air to water the angle of incidence is--------- the angle of refraction
  51. physics

    1.A beam of light passes through the air and enters a diamond at an angle of incidence of 40 degrees. Use Snell’s Law to find the angle of refraction of the diamond. (Index of refraction for air is 1.00 and the index of refraction of a diamond is 2.42.)
  52. Physics (optics)

    A ray of light traveling in air strikes the midpoint of one face of an equiangular glass prism (n = 1.74) at an angle of exactly 30.0â—¦ Trace the path of the light ray through the glass and find the angle of incidence of the ray at the bottom of the
  53. Physics

    A ray of light of frequency is 5.09 x 10^14 Hz is traveling from water to medium X. The angle of incidence in water is 45 degrees and the angle of refraction in Medium X is 29 degrees. Calculate the index of refraction
  54. physic

    What is the angle of refraction if a light wave traveling through air hits th surface of water at 25 degree?
  55. Physics

    A ray of light which is incident in air on the surface of the glass block is deviated through 15 degree. The angle of incidwnce in air is 60 degree.What is the angle of refraction in glass?Also calculate the critical angle for glass air interface.
  56. physics

    A ray of light in a tank of water has an angle of incidence of 23°. What is the angle of refraction in air? (Enter 0 if total internal reflection occurs.)
  57. math

    Snell's law of refraction can be written as sin i = n sin r, where n is the refractive index from air to water, i is the angle of incidence, and r is the angle of refraction. In an experiment where a ray of light is directed from air into water, if the
  58. Physic please help!

    Two slabs with parallel faces are made from different types of glass. A ray of light travels through air and enters each slab at the same angle of incidence. Which slab has the greater index of refraction and why? slab A is a light colored glass maybe
  59. physics

    a ray of light in air enters a glass surface at right angles to the surface. what is the angle of refraction
  60. Physics HELP PLS!!!

    I, for the life of me, cannot figure out this equation: The index of refraction for a particular type of glass is 1.52 and the index of refraction for air is approximately 1.00. A ray of light at a particular frequency enters a block of glass from air with
  61. physics

    3. a beam of light enters water from air.(a) if its angle of incidence is 70,what is the angle of refraction ?(b) at what angle must it enter the water if its angle of refraction is to be 20?
  62. Physics

    A light wave strikes a lake at an angle of incidence of 65.4 degrees. At what angle of refraction will this wave travel through the lake? (The index of refraction of water is 1.33 and the index of refraction of air is 1.00)
  63. Physics

    Light is bent as it enters a tank of water from air. It is bent to a greater angle when it goes from air to a glass block. Calculate the angle of refraction of 30.0° light shines from water into ice. The indices of refraction for water and ice are 1.36
  64. Physics

    A ray of light of frequency is 5.09 x 10^14 Hz is traveling from water to medium X. The angle of incidence in water is 45 degrees and the angle of refraction in Medium X is 29 degrees. The index of refraction of Medium X is 1.94. Calculate the wavelength
  65. physics

    A light beam in air strikes the surface of a liquid at an angle 23.6 degrees from the normal. The angle of refraction in the liquid was measured to be 15.8 degrees, calculate the index of refraction for the object? calculate the speed of light in the
  66. Physics

    A prism, made of glass of refractive index 1.50, has two plane faces at an angle 33 to each other. A ray of light enters the glass from one side perpendicular to that face and emerges through the other. Part A: As the ray enters the glass, what is its
  67. Physics

    A ray of light is incident at an angle of 51.1 degrees on the surface of a piece of crown glass whose index of refraction is 1.52 degrees. What is the angle of refraction? Answer in units of .
  68. science

    A ray of light travelling in air strikes water by making angle 30 calculate angle of reflection if refractive index of glass is 1.5
  69. physics

    The angle of refraction of a ray of light traveling through a piece of flint glass is 24°. Find the angle of incidence.
  70. Calculus Help

    I have looked high and low to figure out how to start this question. I have no clue! Any help would be great!! Rainbows are formed when light strikes raindrops and is reflected and refracted. The Law of Refraction states that (sin alpha)/(sin beta) = k,
  71. Physics

    I don't understand snell's law ( nsin(0)=nsin(0) ) and how to use it with refraction. also how do i apply that to this problem: 'a light ray enters a square piece of plastci (n=1.39) near a corner. as it encounters the adjacent side it gets refracted along
  72. physics

    The 45-45-90 triangular prism shown in the figure has an index of refraction of 1.44, and is surrounded by air. A ray of light is incident on the left face at an angle of 46.0°. The point of incidence is high enough that the refracted ray hits the
  73. Physics

    A ray of light stikes a flat 2 cm thick block of ice (n=1.5) at an angle of 45 degrees. Refracted ray travels through the glass and then is refracted back to air at the opposite side of the block. Find the angles of incident and refraction at each surface.
  74. Physics

    A ray of light in air has an angle of incidence to the normal of 45° into a piece of glass (1.5). What is the angle of refraction?
  75. physics/light reflection

    A light of ray is incident at an angle of 58degrees on the plane surface of a block of glass of refractive index 1.60. Some light is reflected on the other side of the normal at the same angle as the angle of incidence. Find: a.the angle between the light
  76. physics

    Light passes from air into water at an angle of incidence of 40.4°. Determine the angle of refraction in the water.
  77. physics

    just a few quick communication questions... 1-is it possible to have total internal reflection for light incident from air onto water? why? 2-what is the angle of refraction when a light ray meets the boundary between two materials perpendicularly?
  78. biology

    the index of refraction of h2o is 1.33. find the angle of refraction of a beam of light in air hitting the h2o surface at an angle of 60 degrees n(air)=1.00
  79. Physics

    (c22p46) A light ray of wavelength 589 nm is incident at an angle θ on the top surface of a block of polystyrene surrounded by air. PART 3: Find the maximum value of θ for which the refracted ray will undergo total internal reflection at the left
  80. Physics 11

    A student performs an experiment. On her desk, she directs a light ray at the flat surface of an unknown transparent material at an angle to the normal of 47 degrees. The light ray enters the material at an angle to the normal of 34 degrees. What is the
  81. physics

    A light of ray is incident at an angle of 58degrees on the plane surface of a block of glass of refractive index 1.60. Some light is reflected on the other side of the normal att he same angle as the angle of incidence. Find: a.the angle between the light
  82. physics

    A light beam in air enters a block of transparent material at an angle of 28.0˚ with respect to the normal. After refraction it makes an angle of 19.0˚ with respect to the normal. a) Find the index of refraction of the material. b) In a second
  83. physics

    A light of ray is incident at an angle of 58degrees on the plane surface of a block of glass of refractive index 1.60. Some light is reflected on the other side of the normal at the same angle as the angle of incidence. Find: a.the angle between the light
  84. Physics

    A vat in England nicknamed "Strongbow" is 19.7 m tall, but how wide is it? Suppose the vat is filled with water. A ray of light enters the water from the air at one end of the vat, reflects off the bottom at the vat's center, and exits at the opposite end
  85. Physics

    A vat in England nicknamed "Strongbow" is 19.7 m tall, but how wide is it? Suppose the vat is filled with water. A ray of light enters the water from the air at one end of the vat, reflects off the bottom at the vat's center, and exits at the opposite end
  86. Physics

    A ray of light with wavelength 589 nm passes through an unknown material with a velocity of 1.94 x 10^8 m/s. What is the material? I think this problem has something to do with Snell's law, but there is no given angle of refraction so I don't know how to
  87. physics

    A cylindrical glass of radius r=3 cm is full of salt water of height h=10 cm with the water's refraction index changing linearly from the bottom n1=1.401 to the top n2=1.400. A flashlight is positioned so that light shines horizontally onto the glass. If
  88. Physics

    (a) A narrow beam of light containing yellow (580 nm) and green (550 nm) wavelengths goes from polystyrene to air, striking the surface at a 30.0º incident angle. What is the angle between the colors when they emerge? (b) How far would they have to travel
  89. Physics

    A ray of light hits the surface of a mirror at an incident angle of 10º to the normal. What is the angle of reflection for the ray of light? Is it correct for me to say that the angle of reflection for the ray of light is 10º as ANGLE OF INCIDENCE =
  90. physics!

    Light is incident from air onto the surface of a liquid. The angle of incidence is 50.7°, and the angle of refraction is 34.5°. At what angle of incidence would the reflected light be 100% polarized?
  91. kctcs/somerset

    Find the angle of refraction for light that is incident on a water surface from air when the angle of incident is 40 degrees
  92. math

    Snell's law of refraction can be written as sin i = n sin r, where n is the refractive index from air to water, i is the angle of incidence, and r is the angle of refraction. In an experiment where a ray of light is directed from air into water, if the
  93. physics

    A beam of light is incident from air on the surface of a liquid. If the angle of incidence is 25.0° and the angle of refraction is 14.0°, find the critical angle for the liquid when surrounded by air. im not sure how to start this problem.
  94. physics

    Phy 124 – Chapter 22 Problems 1. Consider the following. A spot on a boat is 2.5 m above the water, and the light strikes the water at a point that is 8.0 m horizontally displaced from the spotlight. The depth of the water is 4.0 m. Determine the
  95. science/math

    1. A light ray strikes a mirror at an angle of 42° from the surface of the mirror. What angle does the reflected ray make with the normal Ans. 42° 2. A ray of light hits a mirror at 27° from the normal. What is the angle between the reflected ray and
  96. Science

    Compare the angle of refraction with the angle of incidence for all angle of incidences greatter than 0 degrees. what relationships do you notice between the angle of incidence and the angle of refraction? explain why you expect this relationship to be
  97. Physics

    The average index of refraction of water is n=1.336. (a) What is the Brewster angle θBr when light reflects in water off air (i.e. at point B) (give your answer in degrees)? (b) r is the angle of incidence of the light ray at point B in the figure
  98. PHY2049

    A prism of glass of index of refraction 1.50 has angle of 45,45,90. A ray of light is incident on one of the short faces at an angle of theta. What is the maximum value of theta for which the ray of light suffer total internal reflection at the long face?
  99. Physics

    Red light (n = 1.520) and violet light (n = 1.538) traveling in air are incident on a slab of crown glass. Both colors enter the glass at the same angle of refraction. The red light has an angle of incidence of 20.97°. What is the angle of incidence of
  100. physics

    1. A light ray strikes a mirror at an angle of 42° from the surface of the mirror. What angle does the reflected ray make with the normal Ans. 42° 2. A ray of light hits a mirror at 27° from the normal. What is the angle between the reflected ray and