Refraction Through a Triangle

In this refraction through a triangle instructional activity, high schoolers use a given diagram of light striking a triangular piece of plexiglass to determine the light ray's angle of incidence, the ray's angle of refraction, they use Snell's Law to calculate the index of refraction and they find the frequency of the light beam.

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Grade
9th - 12th
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