Concave Lens: Definition & Uses


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Which is NOT a use for lenses?

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1. There are two types of lenses: _____ and concave.

2. Concave lenses are used to correct which type of eye condition?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Use this quiz and worksheet to gauge your comprehension of a concave lens. Topics you'll need to understand include uses for lenses and types of lenses.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these study guidelines to:

  • Name some uses for concave lenses
  • Understand why they are beneficial for use in flashlights
  • Recognize why they are used in binoculars, telescopes and photography

Skills Practiced

Use the quiz and worksheet to:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on concave lens
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the two types of lenses and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding how concave lenses can be used

Additional Learning

If you want more information about concave lenses, read this lesson entitled Concave Lens: Definition & Uses. Once you've completed the lesson, you will have covered the following objectives:

  • Define concave lens
  • Recognize how corrective lenses function
  • Understand how these lenses are used in photography