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Question: 

In a double-slit experiment it is found that blue light of wavelength 480 nm gives a second-order maximum at a certain location on the screen. What wavelength of visible light would have a minimum at the same location?

Source: Giancoli, Douglas C., Physics: Principles with Applications, 7th Edition, 2014.

Quick Answer: 

640 nm

Giancoli 7th Edition, Chapter 24, Problem 12

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Chapter 24, Problem 12 is solved.

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