Im aware that 1 steradian = 1 radian[tex]^{2}[/tex] for a solid angle measurement.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Is the reason why 1 steradian = 1 radian[tex]^{2}[/tex] because of the 3-D nature of a sphere ?

**Physics Forums | Science Articles, Homework Help, Discussion**

Dismiss Notice

Join Physics Forums Today!

The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

# Question on steradians

**Physics Forums | Science Articles, Homework Help, Discussion**