for every 12000 photons passing into a system with a transmittance of 0.311, calculate how many are absorbed.?

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  • 1 decade ago
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    Go back to definitions when you get stuck.

    In this case, transmittance is defined as the fraction that get through. The rest must be absorbed.

    So, 12,000 x (1.000 - 0.311) photons are absorbed.

    Nothing more complicated than that, really. Over to you.

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  • 1 decade ago

    good luck with that

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