A mirror-like reflection where the wave reflects from a smooth surface is called a specular reflection.
A ray undergoing a specular reflection shows a single outgoing direction.
Which of the following statements are true concerning the reflection of light?
Check all that apply.
|The angle of incidence is equal to the angle of reflection only when a ray of light strikes a plane mirror.|
|The reflection of light from a smooth surface is called specular reflection.|
|The reflection of light from a rough surface is called diffuse reflection.|
|For diffuse reflection, the angle of incidence is greater than the angle of reflection.|
|For specular reflection, the angle of incidence is less than the angle of reflection.|
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