Photons (or electrons) are incident on a double slit and pass through to a
screen as shown. The animations depict 5 sequential instants in time as the data is being
collected. Which of the following statements is false?
the distribution of impact sites appears nearly random.
B. A single photon
can arrive anywhere on the screen.
As more photons pass through the double slit, an interference pattern
Interfering photons are restricted from arriving at certain
positions on the screen.
This Physlet was created by
Mario Belloni and Wolfgang Christian.