Why does a lemon kept in water in a glass tumbler appear to be bigger in size?

Asked by priyanshi Shah | 24th Feb, 2013, 09:24: PM

Expert Answer:

 

 


Due to refraction of light lemon appears larger when viwed from sides only.
 
It happens becauseof refraction of light, as light ray come from water it bends away from normal.
 

Answered by  | 26th Feb, 2013, 04:40: PM

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