PHYS212 : Reading Assignments

Reading for 3/19

Reflection and Refraction, Doppler Shift

Lecture Sections 4.3 and 4.4

Reading Questions

  1. In Figure 4.2 (in Section 4.3.2), is $v_1$ less than or greater than $v_2$? Explain.

  2. Explain as briefly and simply as you can why the Doppler shift due to a moving source is different from that due to a moving observer.


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