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Reflection of Light

Refraction of Light

When light strikes a surface,it bounces back

When light travels from one medium to another,it bends

It Requires only one surface

It requires 2 surface

It is found in mirrors (concave mirrors and convex mirrors)

It is found in lenses (concave lens and convex lens)

Angle of Incidence and Angle of Reflection are Equal

Angle of Incidence and Angle of Reflection are not Equal

 

  1. Class 10
  2. Chapter 10 Class 10 - Light - Reflection and Refraction

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Davneet Singh
Davneet Singh is a graduate from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. He has been teaching from the past 9 years. He provides courses for Maths and Science at Teachoo.