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Question: 

A light beam strikes a piece of glass at a $65.00 ^\circ$ incident angle. The beam contains two wavelengths, 450.0 nm and 700.0 nm, for which the index of refraction of the glass is 1.4831 and 1.4754, respectively. What is the angle between the two refracted beams?

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

Quick Answer: 

$0.23^\circ$

Giancoli 7th Edition, Chapter 24, Problem 19

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Chapter 24, Problem 19 is solved.

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