Question

Calculate the limiting angle of resolution for the eye, assuming
a pupil diameter of 1.75 mm, a wavelength of 520 nm *in
air*, and an index of refraction for the eye of 1.33.

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(b) What is the maximum distance from the eye at which two points
separated by 14.00 cm could be resolved?

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