Which of the following statements is correct regarding rods and cones in the human eye? - Science

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Which of the following statements is correct regarding rods and cones in the human eye?

Options

  • Cones are sensitive to dim light.

  • Cones are sensitive to bright light

  • Rods are sensitive to bright light

  • Rods can sense colour

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Solution

Cones are sensitive to bright light

Explanation - 

Cones are sensitive to bright light and they sense colour. However, rods are sensitive dim light.

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Chapter 16: Light - Multiple Choice Questions [Page 93]

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