What is meant by lateral shift?

Asked by sweetynam | 24th Jul, 2008, 09:24: PM

Expert Answer:

After refraction of light through a glass slab, the emergent ray is parallel to the original path of incident ray . THe perpendicular distance between these two rays is called lateral shift.

Answered by  | 24th Jul, 2008, 11:42: PM

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