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masha2204
 3 years ago
A layer of olive oil is poured on top of a layer of water in a container. A light ray passing from the oil to the water has an angle of incidence 70◦. Does this ray experience the total internal reflection?
masha2204
 3 years ago
A layer of olive oil is poured on top of a layer of water in a container. A light ray passing from the oil to the water has an angle of incidence 70◦. Does this ray experience the total internal reflection?

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Aishwarya/0
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes if critical angle of oil is less than 70

typingMan
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Use Snell's Law to determine the incident ray's critical angle. A picture of the critical angle circumstance will help you realize how to do this. Then compare this number with your given number, (again, a picture will help) in order to arrive at a "yes" or "no."
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