In Snell's Law, the ratio of the indices is related to the inverse ratio of the _ of the angles.
Which of the following types of telescopes suffers from chromatic aberration?
Pigments create the appearance of color through _____ absorption.
The normal is an imaginary line that is
A ray of light striking a mirror at an angle of incidence of 35 degrees would reflect off the mirror at an angle of reflection of
If you are looking through an eyepiece with 10x magnification, and the objective lens you're using is 40x magnification, what is the total magnification of the image?
Chlorophyll is a plant pigment that absorbs all frequencies of light except for
As you age, the proteins in the lens can begin to clump together and form a cloudy spot, which we call which one of the following?
Which of the following types of telescopes suffers from spherical aberration?
The law of reflection states that the angle of reflection is equal to the angle of
Why is the compound microscope named as such?
We understood how telescopes might work as early as ancient Greece. Why was it not until the days of Galileo that the first optical telescope was built?
The separation of white light through a prism happens because each frequency (color) is _ at a different angle.
Which of the following represents the six spectral colors in order of increasing frequency?
Red, orange, yellow, green, blue, and violet
Violet, blue, green, orange, yellow, and red
Violet, blue, green, yellow, orange, and red
Red, orange, green, yellow, blue, and violet
Red, yellow, blue, orange, green, and violet
Which of the following is NOT a type of telescope?
In relation to the human eye, what is the definition of accommodation?
Which of the following types of rays bounces off a surface?
Which of the following is an effect that cannot be modeled through ray tracing diagrams?
As the frequencies of the pure spectral colors increase, the wavelengths of the colors:
What is the meaning of a negative focal length?
What does a magnification smaller than 1 tell you?
Which part of the microscope would you use to make small adjustments to the magnified image?
The direction of a reflected ray striking a curved surface depends upon
When light focuses behind the retina and causes difficulty in seeing nearby objects clearly, it is called which one of the following?
Which structure of the eye is responsible for focusing light onto the retina in the eye?
Which parts do you use to carry the microscope?
The carotenoids on a yellow bird's feathers absorb all light frequencies except for
The combination of all frequencies of visible light makes
In refraction, the normal line is _ the boundary between the first and second media.
Which of the following types of rays, is a ray that first approaches a surface?
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