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Give some examples of Tyndall effect observed in your surroundings?

Answer :

Tyndall effect is usually observed in colloids. It is called the light scattering by the particles in a colloid. It is named after the physicist John Tyndall. The other name is Tyndall scattering or Tyndall effect.


is observed in our surroundings when
(i) Sunlight passes through a heterogeneous mixture such as the canopy of a dense forest.
(ii) a fine beam of light enters a dark room through a small hole.


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