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Giancoli's Physics: Principles with Applications, 7th Edition
The Wave Nature of Light
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24-3: Double-Slit Interference
24-4: Visible Spectrum; Dispersion
24-5: Single-Slit Diffraction
24-6 and 24-7: Diffraction Gratings
24-8: Thin-Film Interference
24-9: Michelson Interferometer
24-10: Polarization

Question by Giancoli, Douglas C., Physics: Principles with Applications, 7th Ed., ©2014, Reprinted by permission of Pearson Education Inc., New York.
Problem 3

Monochromatic light falls on two very narrow slits 0.048 mm apart. Successive fringes on a screen 6.50 m away are 8.5 cm apart near the center of the pattern. Determine the wavelength and frequency of the light.

6.3×107 m, 4.8×1014 Hz6.3 \times 10^{-7} \textrm{ m, } 4.8 \times 10^{14} \textrm{ Hz}

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