Ch 31: Chapter 31: Diffraction and Interference

About This Chapter

The Diffraction and Interference chapter of this Prentice Hall Conceptual Physics Companion Course helps students learn the essential lessons associated with diffraction and interference. Each of these simple and fun video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with the Diffraction and Interference textbook chapter.

How It Works:

  • Identify the lessons in the Prentice Hall Diffraction and Interference chapter with which you need help.
  • Find the corresponding video lessons with this companion course chapter.
  • Watch fun videos that cover the diffraction and interference topics you need to learn or review.
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • If you need additional help, rewatch the videos until you've mastered the material or submit a question for one of our instructors.

Students will learn:

  • Huygen's principle
  • What single-slit diffraction is
  • What destructive and constructive interference are
  • The definition for thin film interference

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