This quantitative, inquiry based laboratory exercise for physics or physical science classes examines the images formed by a plane mirror. The exercise also verifies the law of reflection, an important starting point in the study of optics.
Applicable to Physical Science, Physics, Honors Physics, and AP Physics classes.
Instructor's Notes and Student Worksheets are included.
This exercise covers portions of the following California State Science Standards
Physics - Waves
Investigation and Experimentation