# Solution - Define the Term Wave Front. State Huygen'S Principle. - Huygens Principle

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Define the term wave front. State Huygen's principle.

Consider a plane wave front incident on a thin convex lens. Draw a proper diagram to show how the incident wave front traverses through the lens and after refraction focusses on the focal point of the lens, giving the shape of the emergent wave front.

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Solution for question: Define the Term Wave Front. State Huygen'S Principle. concept: Huygens Principle. For the courses 12th CBSE (Arts), 12th CBSE (Commerce), 12th CBSE (Science)
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