How can a very mild sound produced from one corner reach the other corner very clearly in taj mahal

Asked by suryap2 | 3rd Nov, 2009, 09:35: AM

Expert Answer:

Waves bend around the corner/ sharp edges whose dimensions are comparable to the wavelength. This phenomenon is called diffraction, and is the explanation for the effect in question.




Answered by  | 3rd Nov, 2009, 05:29: PM

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