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A diffraction grating with 280 lines per mm is used in an experiment to study the visible spectrum of a gas discharge tube.

1)At what angle from the beam axis will the first order peak occur if the tube emits light with wavelength of 585.5 nm?

2)At what angle will the second order peak occur?

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