Reflection: Angle of Incidence and Curved Surfaces


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The normal is an imaginary line that is

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1. 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

2. The law of reflection states that the angle of reflection is equal to the angle of

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet will gauge your understanding of the factors that affect reflections. Topics addressed on the quiz include the law of reflection and reflecting surface.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these assessment tools to measure your ability to:

  • Identify incidence for given degrees of angles
  • Recall the law of reflection and what it states
  • Define what you would see when looking into the inner surface of a spoon

Skills practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related natural science lesson
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about reflection in a different light
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to identify the direction of a reflection ray striking a curved surface

Additional Learning

To learn more, review the lesson Reflection: Angle of Incidence and Curved Surfaces, which covers the following objectives:

  • Recal the law of reflection
  • Identify incident ray and reflected ray
  • Define reflection, normal, angle of incidence, and angle of reflection