Q. 73.7( 9 Votes )

List the factors

Answer :

Scattering is the phenomenon by which a beam of light is redirected in many different directions when it interacts with a particle of matter.


Scattering of light depends on the


i. Size of the particle which scatters the light.


When the scattering cross-section of the particles is small, less light is scattered.


ii. Wavelength of light.
Light with a higher wavelength is scattered less than light with a lesser wavelength.

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