what are rarer medium and denser medium?
Asked by abhishek roy | 3rd Mar, 2013, 10:27: AM
IF we are talking about density, then a denser medium if the one which has a higher mass per unit volume and a rarer medium is the one with lower. In context of optics, the medium having higher refractive index is called a denser medium and the other one is called rarer.
Aswered by | 3rd Mar, 2013, 08:46: PM
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