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A laser beam is incident at an angle of 37.0 to the vertical onto a solution of corn syrup in water. (a) If the beam is refracted to 19.

A laser beam is incident at an angle of 37.0° to the vertical onto a solution of corn syrup in water.
(a) If the beam is refracted to 19.44° to the vertical, what is the index of refraction of the syrup solution?


(b) Suppose the light is red, with wavelength 632.8 nm in a vacuum. Find its wavelength in the solution.
(in nm)

(c) What is its frequencyin the solution?
(in Hz)

(d) What is its speed in the solution?
(in m/s)

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Optics Problem
Angle of incidence=θi = 37◦
Ni
1. Angle of refraction=θr = 19.44◦ ⇒ Nr = sinθr where Ni =Refractive Insinθi
dex of medium from which light is leaving (Air in this case)=1,...

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