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A Novel Method of Using Refractive Index as a Tool for Finding the Adultration of Oils

Author Affiliations

  • 1Department of Physics, Gandhigram Rural Institute, Deemed University Gandhigram, Dindigul District, Tamil Nadu 624 302 INDIA

Res. J. Recent Sci., Volume 1, Issue (7), Pages 77-79, July,2 (2012)


Any physical parameter should find applications in our day-today life. This paper deals with the educational science in daily life for school students. In this paper, it has been shown that that how the refractive index can be used as a tool for finding the adultration of oils. Further more the refractive index of fifteen oils has been determined and presented here.


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