Save
Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
focusNode
Didn't know it?
click below
 
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Know
0:00
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Chapter 29 Question!

Reflection and Refraction

QuestionAnswer
Light that doesn't travel through a mirror, but is returned by the mirrors surface These waves are reflected
What produces only virtual images? Plane mirrors
What image appears to be in a location where light does not really reach? A virtual image
What images are formed by converging light rays and can be displayed on a screen? Real images
What type of mirrors are flat? Plane mirrors
What type of mirror curves outward and has a virtual image? Convex mirror
What are some details of a concave mirrow? It curves inward, and its a real image.
More sound energy is reflected from what type of surface? Rigid and Smooth surface
When waves strike the surface of a transparent medium, like water, at an angle, their direction changes, what happens to the waves? The waves are refracted
What happens to waves when they fall on a transparent medium? The waves are partly reflected and partly refracted
What happens when a wave reaches a boundary between two media? Some or all of the wave bounces back into the first medium
The law of reflection states what? That the angle of incidence and the angle of reflection are equal to each other
A light wave that bounces off a boudary is a reflected wave, and is drawn to what? A reflected ray
When waves interact with matter, what can happen? They can be reflected, transmitted, or a combination of both
Waves that are transmitted can be what? Refracted
Created by: hweisbrod
 

 



Voices

Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards