Science Quiz / Astronomy Chapter 3 Questions

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

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