p14mt1a - Physics 14 - Midterm #1 - Spring 2009a 1. (4 pts)...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–3. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Physics 14 - Midterm #1 - Spring 2009 a SHOW ALL YOUR WORK AND REASONING 1. (4 pts) Show where you would see an image of the arrow form for the following situation, and DESCRIBE the image. 2. (3 pts) Show how the light ray passes from air through the glass and back into air. 3. (3 pts) (a) Which travels fastest in empty space: radio waves or gamma rays? (b) Which has the longer wavelength: infrared light or green light? (c) Which has the higher frequency: x-rays or yellow light? 4. (2 pts) Write the following numbers in scientific notation: a) 0.0000000003402 = b) 120340000000000 = 5. (1 pts) If red light and green light shine onto a white piece of paper, what color does the paper appear to be? F air air glass F
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Physics 14 - Midterm #1 - Spring 2009 a 6. (2 pts) If cyan light shine onto a piece of magenta colored paper, what color does the paper appear to be? 7. (1 pt) Is a molecule always a compound? Explain. 8. (1 pt) Can an element be a molecule? Explain. 9. (4 pts) Show where you would see an image of the arrow form for the following situation involving a concave mirror. DESCRIBE the image.
Background image of page 2
Image of page 3
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 02/10/2011 for the course PHYS 14 taught by Professor Physcs14 during the Spring '09 term at Santa Monica.

Page1 / 6

p14mt1a - Physics 14 - Midterm #1 - Spring 2009a 1. (4 pts)...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 3. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online