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Mirage is refraction phenomenon or total internal reflection phenomenon?

  1. Oct 5, 2009 #1
    “mirage” is refraction phenomenon or total internal reflection phenomenon?

    “mirage” is refraction phenomenon or total internal reflection phenomenon?
     
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  3. Oct 5, 2009 #2

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    Re: “mirage” is refraction phenomenon or total internal reflection phenomenon?

    Refraction
    The mirror effect on a road that looks like water seems to be a reflection but it's really bending.
     
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