Astronomy Chapter 3 Questions

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What shape mirror produces the best image?
Who developed the first astronomical telescope?
What will the magnifying power be if the objective lens has a focal length of 60 mm and the eyepiece has a focal length of 12 mm?
What is the speed of light (in m/s)?
Which way does light bend when entering a more dense medium?
Who was first to show that light travels at a finite speed?
Which way does light bend when leaving a more dense material?
How long does light take to travel from one side of Earth’s orbit to the other?
What is true for the speed of light for different colors (wavelengths)?
Who proved first that light has a wave property?
What does the power of a telescope relate to?
Which scientist 1st split light into a spectrum?
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What color is the longest wavelength in the visible spectrum?
BONUS QUESTION! If I have 5 apples and you have 2 pickles, how many pancakes fit on the roof?
What does a Schmidt telescope have that a Cassegrain doesn't?
How much of the entire electromagnetic spectrum does visible light entail?
What type of mirror do Cassegrain telescopes have?
1250nm forms to what type of EM radiation?
Who first demonstrated that light is a electromagnetic wave?
What units are used to measure the wavelength of light?
Which form of EM radiation has a wavelength of 1250 nm?
What happens to light as it passes into a more dense medium?
Who developed the 1st reflecting telescope?

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