Problem: A laser beam passing from n medium 1 to medium 2 is refracted as shown. Which is true?A. n1 < n2. B. n1 > n2. C. There's not enough information to compare n1 and n2.

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The laser beam bends away from the normal when it enters the second medium.

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A laser beam passing from n medium 1 to medium 2 is refracted as shown. Which is true?

A. n< n2

B. n> n2

C. There's not enough information to compare n1 and n2.

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