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(a) If the first-order maximum for pure-wavelength light falling on a double slit is at an angle of $10.0^\circ$, at what angle is the second-order maximum? (b) What is the angle of the first minimum? (c) What is the highest-order maximum possible here?
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Final Answer
  1. $20.3^\circ$
  2. $4.98^\circ$
  3. 5
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