Differentiate between regular and diffused reflection. Does diffused reflection mean the failure of the laws of reflection?



Regular reflection



Diffused reflection



1.



When all the parallel light rays reflected from a plane surface are parallel, the reflection is known as regular reflection



When all the parallel rays reflected from a plane surface are not parallel, the reflection is known as diffused or irregular reflection



2.



It takes place from a smooth or regular surface



It takes place from a rough surface



3.



Images are formed by regular reflection.



Images are not formed by irregular reflection.





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