Physics: Principles with Applications (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-32162-592-7
ISBN 13: 978-0-32162-592-2

Chapter 24 - The Wave Nature of Light - Misconceptual Questions: 10

Answer

Choice C.

Work Step by Step

The CD surface contains closely-spaced grooves. Light rays reflect from different grooves and interfere with each other, similar to what happens when they pass through a diffraction grating.
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