A lemon kept in a glass tumbler containing water would appear smaller in size or larger?

Asked by Aditya Raj | 25th Mar, 2014, 07:37: PM

Expert Answer:

A lemon kept in a glass tumbler containing water would appear larger in size due to refraction of light. As light travels from air (rarer) to water (denser) medium, it bend towards the normal. Due to this lemon would appear larger.

Answered by  | 26th Mar, 2014, 10:56: AM

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