shaalaa.com
S

Solution - What is Meant by Scattering of Light? - Some Natural Phenomena Due to Sunlight

Account
User


Login
Register


      Forgot password?
Share
Notifications

View all notifications
Books Shortlist
Your shortlist is empty

Questions

What is meant by scattering of light? Use this phenomenon to explain why the clear sky appears blue or the Sun appears reddish at sunrise.

What is meant by scattering of light? The sky appears blue and the sun appears reddish at sunrise and sunset. Explain these phenomena with reason.

Solution

You need to to view the solution
Is there an error in this question or solution?

Similar questions VIEW ALL

Why does unpolarised light from a source show a variation in intensity when viewed through a polaroid which is rotated? Show with the help of a diagram, how unpolarised light from Sun gets linearly polarised by scattering.

view solution

With the help of a labelled diagram, explain why the sun appears reddish at the sun-rise and the sun-set.

view solution

Very fine particles mainly scatter ………… coloured light.

view solution

With the help of scattering of light, explain the reason for the difference in colours of the Sun as it appears during sunset/sunrise and noon.

view solution

Give scientific reason : Danger signals are red in colour.

view solution
Solution for question: What is Meant by Scattering of Light? concept: Some Natural Phenomena Due to Sunlight. For the course 8th-10th CBSE
S