Chapter 4 Light

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

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