Q. Why are there so many different models of light?

Robertson, Bill
October 2008
Science & Children;Oct2008, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p56
Academic Journal
The article discusses the situations in which the different models of light is applied how different explanations of the models are all compatible with one another. One of these models in called the ray model which is used to explain shadows, the relationship between incident and reflected angles, and how a pinhole camera works. Other models include the wave model and the photon model in which based all these three light models are correct and compatible with each other despite their individual limitations.


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