Here's the question you clicked on:

55 members online
  • 0 replying
  • 0 viewing

robinfr93

  • 3 years ago

a ray of light has an equation x + y =1. If the angles between the incident ray and normal and the reflected ray and normal are equal, then find the equation of the reflected ray.

  • This Question is Closed
  1. jimsk
    • 3 years ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    y=-x+1 then -1 is the slop angle is tan inverse of -1 which is 135 hence the angle between the indecent ray and the normal is 45 degree hence the angle between the reflected ray and the normal is also 45 degree now try solving

  2. robinfr93
    • 3 years ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    Is the answer -x+y = 1??

  3. robinfr93
    • 3 years ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    @jimsk

  4. jimsk
    • 3 years ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    yes u can check it by drawing the graph

  5. Not the answer you are looking for?
    Search for more explanations.

    • Attachments:

Ask your own question

Sign Up
Find more explanations on OpenStudy
Privacy Policy