Problem: A ray of light is incident onto the interface between material 1 and material 2.Part A:Rank these scenarios on the basis of the phase shift in the reflected ray.Part B:Rank these scenarios on the basis of the phase shift in the reflected ray

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Part A

Label the scenarios as:

There is no phase shift in the refracted ray.

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A ray of light is incident onto the interface between material 1 and material 2.

Part A:

Rank these scenarios on the basis of the phase shift in the reflected ray.


Part B:

Rank these scenarios on the basis of the phase shift in the reflected ray

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