TEKS: 5.8 (B) Light - Test 1

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5. 8 (B) identify and demonstrate everyday examples of how light is reflected, such as from tinted windows, and refracted, such as in cameras, telescopes, and eyeglasses;


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
       Light that is transmitted through a pair of binoculars is-
    • A. 

      Reflected

    • B. 

      Refracted

    • C. 

      Absorbed

    • D. 

      Bounced off

  • 2. 
    As light passes through a concave lens, the light is-
    • A. 

      Reflected

    • B. 

      Refracted

    • C. 

      Absorbed

    • D. 

      Bounced off

    • E. 

      Hutton

  • 3. 
    A prism will break white light into all its colors and-
    • A. 

      Bounce light off it.

    • B. 

      Reflect light.

    • C. 

      Bend light.

    • D. 

      Absorb light.

  • 4. 
    A window will allow light to-
    • A. 

      Be absorbed.

    • B. 

      Be reflected off the window.

    • C. 

      Be refracted.

    • D. 

      Be transmitted trough the window.

  • 5. 
    A little girl looks into a pond and notices that she can see herself. Which of the following best explains why this is possible?
    • A. 

      The water bends the light hitting its surface

    • B. 

      The water absorbs light hitting it

    • C. 

      The water transmits light passing through it

    • D. 

      The water bounces off the light hitting its surface

  • 6. 
    A pencil placed in a cup of water looks bent because
    • A. 

      The water bends the pencil.

    • B. 

      The pencil is broken.

    • C. 

      Light that passes through the water is refracted.

    • D. 

      Light that passes through the water is reflected.

  • 7. 
    Which of the following objects does not refract light?
    • A. 

      Mirror

    • B. 

      Glasses

    • C. 

      Microscope

    • D. 

      Magnifying lens

  • 8. 
    A ball bouncing on a wall best demonstrates-
    • A. 

      Light being reflected on a mirror.

    • B. 

      Light being refracted in a prism.

    • C. 

      Light being transmitted through a window.

    • D. 

      Light being absorbed by a wall.