Why does it look like objects are behind mirrors? This activity uses a transparent mirror to track the path of light and understand how objects appear to be behind mirrors.
How does light reflect off of objects?
What's the result of light traveling in straight lines?
How do objects appear to be behind mirrors?
Light travels in straight lines
Light reflects off of objects
Learn to use scientific equipment:
Laser pointers, transparent mirror
Answer Key Included
Extensive teacher notes address the many questions that come up. You shouldn’t have to do outside research on this topic unless you want to.
30 minutes or longer depending on how much of the written assignment you use.
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