Chapter 4 Light

Random Science or definition Quiz

Can you name the Chapter 4 Light Key Terms?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

How to Play
Challenge
Share
Tweet
Embed
DefinitionKey Term
Person who can see distant objects clearly, but nearby objects appear blurry
Material that transmits most of the light that strikes it
A mirror with a surface that curves inward like the inside of a bowl
An opening through which light enters the eye
Two primary colors combine in equal amounts to produce a _____ color.
Type of reflection that occurs when rays of light hit a smooth surface, creating a clear reflection
Light waves that all have the same wavelength are said to be _____.
A mirror with a surface that curves outward
Type of lens that is thinner in the center than at the edges
Red, green, and blue are the three primary colors of _____.
Long, thin strand of glass or plastic that can carry light for long distances without allowing the light to escape
If you look at a yellow banana under green light, what color will the banana appear to be?
Type of image always formed by a plane mirror
Type of image always formed by a convex mirror
Cells of the retina that help you to see color
Transparent front surface of the eye that protects the eye and acts as a lens
An optical instrument that forms enlarged images of tiny objects
Type of image that is upright
Person who can see nearby things clearly, but objects at a distance are blurred
The color of a transparent or translucent object is the color of the light it _____.
Type of reflection that occurs when rays of light hit a bumpy or uneven surface, creating a blurry reflection
Cells of the retina that help you to see in a dark room
DefinitionKey Term
Colored ring of muscle that contracts and expands to change the size of the pupil
Cyan, yellow, and magenta are the primary colors of _____.
A device that produces a narrow beam of coherent light
A 3-D photograph created by using the light from a laser
A copy of an object formed by reflected or refracted rays of light
When combined in equal amounts, the three primary colors of light produce what color light?
An image of a distant object caused by refraction of light
Material that scatters light as it passes through
Tool that forms enlarged images of distant objects
Muscles that hold the lens in place behind the pupil
This occurs when light rays enter a medium at an angle, changing the speed of the rays and causing them to bend
Type of lens that is thicker in the center than at the edges
Short, thick nerve that sends signals about sight to the brain
The three primary colors of pigments mixed together in equal amounts produce this color
material that reflects or absorbs all of the light that strikes it
Type of mirror that is a flat sheet of glass that has a smooth, silver-colored coating on one side
The color of an opaque object is the color of light it _____.
Type of image that is upside down
A colored substance that is used to color other materials
A measure of how much a ray of light bends when it enters a material
A curved piece of glass or other transparent material that is used to refract light
A layer of cells that lines the inside of the eyeball

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
OR
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments

Extras


Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.