Q. 2

Which of the foll A. Roemer method

B. Fizeau method

C. Foucault method

D. Michelson method

Answer :

French physicist Hippolyta Fizeau is credited with making the first non-astronomical measurement, laboratory method to find the velocity of light. He obtained a value of 299,792,458 ms-1 (a speed that could circle the equator 7.5 times in a single second) from his experiment.

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