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A glass container holds water (n = 1.33). If unpolarized light propagating in the glass strikes the glass–water interface, the light reflected back into the glass will be completely polarized if the angle of refraction is 53.5°. Find (a) the polarizing angle in this situation and (b) the index of refraction of the glass.

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