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Refraction of Light

Refraction of Light: Lenses and Optical Instruments

Refraction The change in the speed of light as a ray of light goes form one material to another in which causes the ray to deviate from its incident direction
Index of refraction parameter used to describe the extent to which the speed of light in a material differs from that in a vacuum
All variables associated witht he incident and reflected ray are labeled with subscript _____ 1
All variables associated witht he refracted ray are labeled with subscript _____ 2
converging lens lens that causes incident parallel rays to converge at the focal point
Created by: alli725