Which of the following types of telescopes suffers from spherical aberration?
Which of the following is NOT a source of visible light?
The separation of white light through a prism happens because each frequency (color) is _ at a different angle.
Which part of the microscope would you use to make small adjustments to the magnified image?
Which of the following is NOT a type of telescope?
In Snell's Law, the ratio of the indices is related to the inverse ratio of the _ of the angles.
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?
What does a negative image distance indicate?
When light focuses in front of the retina and causes difficulty in seeing far away objects clearly, this is called
Who was the first known person to use an optical, refracting telescope specifically for astronomy?
Which of the following is an effect that cannot be modeled through ray tracing diagrams?
Which of the following types of rays bends as it enters another medium (or material)?
An object of height 1 meter is positioned 2 meters in front of a convex mirror. If the convex mirror has a focal length of 4 meters, what are the properties of the image produced?
Larger, inverted, real.
Smaller, upright, real.
Smaller, upright, virtual.
Smaller, inverted, virtual.
Larger, upright, virtual.
A light ray is a line that is drawn at what angle to the peaks and troughs of the light wave?
Why is the compound microscope named as such?
Which part of the microscope do you look through to see a magnified image?
The combination of all frequencies of visible light makes
Which structure of the eye is responsible for focusing light onto the retina in the eye?
The law of reflection states that the angle of reflection is equal to the angle of
Pigments create the appearance of color through _____ absorption.
Which of the following types of telescopes suffers from chromatic aberration?
When light focuses behind the retina and causes difficulty in seeing nearby objects clearly, this is called
What is the meaning of a negative focal length?
The carotenoids on a yellow bird's feathers absorb all light frequencies except for
The colors that you see in objects match the frequencies of light that are _____ by those objects.
As the frequencies of the pure spectral colors increase, the wavelengths of the colors:
What does a negative image height tell you?
As you age, the proteins in the lens can begin to clump together and form a cloudy spot. This disorder is called
Which parts do you use to carry the microscope?
The direction of a reflected ray striking a curved surface depends upon
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