## Coefficient of Refraction using Critical Angle Solution

STEP 0: Pre-Calculation Summary
Formula Used
Coefficient of Refraction = cosec(Angle of Incidence)
μ = cosec(i)
This formula uses 1 Constants, 2 Functions, 2 Variables
Constants Used
e - Napier's constant Value Taken As 2.71828182845904523536028747135266249
Functions Used
sec - Trigonometric secant function, sec(Angle)
cosec - Trigonometric cosecant function, cosec(Angle)
Variables Used
Coefficient of Refraction - Coefficient of Refraction is quotient of the sine of the angle of incidence divided by the sine of the angle of refraction.
Angle of Incidence - (Measured in Radian) - Angle of Incidence is the angle which an incident line or ray makes with a perpendicular to the surface at the point of incidence.
STEP 1: Convert Input(s) to Base Unit
Angle of Incidence: 40 Degree --> 0.698131700797601 Radian (Check conversion here)
STEP 2: Evaluate Formula
Substituting Input Values in Formula
μ = cosec(i) --> cosec(0.698131700797601)
Evaluating ... ...
μ = 1.55572382686065
STEP 3: Convert Result to Output's Unit
1.55572382686065 --> No Conversion Required
1.55572382686065 1.555724 <-- Coefficient of Refraction
(Calculation completed in 00.003 seconds)
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Coefficient of Refraction = cosec(Angle of Incidence)
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## Coefficient of Refraction using Critical Angle Formula

Coefficient of Refraction = cosec(Angle of Incidence)
μ = cosec(i)

## What is critical angle?

the angle of incidence beyond which rays of light passing through a denser medium to the surface of a less dense medium are no longer refracted but totally reflected

## How to Calculate Coefficient of Refraction using Critical Angle?

Coefficient of Refraction using Critical Angle calculator uses Coefficient of Refraction = cosec(Angle of Incidence) to calculate the Coefficient of Refraction, Coefficient of Refraction using Critical Angle is a parameter that describes how much of an electromagnetic wave is reflected by an impedance discontinuity in the transmission medium. Coefficient of Refraction is denoted by μ symbol.

How to calculate Coefficient of Refraction using Critical Angle using this online calculator? To use this online calculator for Coefficient of Refraction using Critical Angle, enter Angle of Incidence (i) and hit the calculate button. Here is how the Coefficient of Refraction using Critical Angle calculation can be explained with given input values -> 1.555724 = cosec(0.698131700797601).

### FAQ

What is Coefficient of Refraction using Critical Angle?
Coefficient of Refraction using Critical Angle is a parameter that describes how much of an electromagnetic wave is reflected by an impedance discontinuity in the transmission medium and is represented as μ = cosec(i) or Coefficient of Refraction = cosec(Angle of Incidence). Angle of Incidence is the angle which an incident line or ray makes with a perpendicular to the surface at the point of incidence.
How to calculate Coefficient of Refraction using Critical Angle?
Coefficient of Refraction using Critical Angle is a parameter that describes how much of an electromagnetic wave is reflected by an impedance discontinuity in the transmission medium is calculated using Coefficient of Refraction = cosec(Angle of Incidence). To calculate Coefficient of Refraction using Critical Angle, you need Angle of Incidence (i). With our tool, you need to enter the respective value for Angle of Incidence and hit the calculate button. You can also select the units (if any) for Input(s) and the Output as well.
How many ways are there to calculate Coefficient of Refraction?
In this formula, Coefficient of Refraction uses Angle of Incidence. We can use 3 other way(s) to calculate the same, which is/are as follows -
• Coefficient of Refraction = sin(Angle of Incidence)/sin(Angle of Refraction)
• Coefficient of Refraction = Real Depth/Apparent Depth
• Coefficient of Refraction = [c]/Velocity of Light in Medium Let Others Know