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

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