Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

Published by Addison-Wesley
ISBN 10: 0321909100
ISBN 13: 978-0-32190-910-7

Chapter 27 - Think and Explain: 55


Cyan, because the reflected color is "white minus red".

Work Step by Step

The red light is mostly transmitted through the red ink, so the reflected light is deficient in red light. Red and cyan are complementary colors. They add to form white light, and cyan light = white light - red light.
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