Which of the following is not a characteristic of reflection?

Occurs when light passes into a substance

Explanation

Reflection occurs when light bounces off of the surface of an object while refraction occurs when light passes into an object. The characteristics of reflection include occurs when light bounces off of a substance, doesn't change the speed of the light, effect depends on the smoothness of a substance. The characteristics of refraction include occurs when light passes into a substance, changes the speed of the light, effect depends on the optical density of a substance.

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