which type of surface is best able to reflect light? a rough, cloudy surface. a rough, polished surface. a smooth, polished surface. a smooth, cloudy surface.
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A smooth, polished surface.


-Reflection is the bouncing back of light when it hits a surface or a boundary. Therefore, when light rays are hits or are incident on a smooth, flat surface, they bounce or reflect away from the surface at the same angle as they arrive.

-Thus, from the law of reflection the angle of incident will be equal to the angle of reflection.

-The best surfaces for reflecting light are very smooth, such as a glass mirror or polished metal surfaces.

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