This week, we revised the 3 concepts in the topic of Waves:
1) properties of EM Waves
2) Phase difference vs Path difference
We then explored Wave Interference for 2 sources. We condensed the whole topic into a single question:
When 2 waves meet at a point, will they be In-Phase (i.e. maxima or constructive interference) or Anti-Phase (i.e. minima or destructive interference).
To answer the question, we just have to check the path difference!!
In the next lesson, we will unveil the secrets behind the Single Slit equation, and end of our revision with Stationary Waves.
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