Physical Science Activities Manual ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Center of Excellence for Science and Mathematics Education at The University of Martin 2. Let two students hold a mirror against the wall while a third student stands in front of the mirror and attempts to see both her head and feet. The fourth student should measure how high off the floor the mirror would have to be hung to see both head and feet. 3. Would the distance off the floor be different for either the tallest person in class or for the shortest person in class? [Once it was adjusted for the shortest person, everyone else would be able to see both their head and feet without further adjustment.] 4. Would the distance off the floor be different if you stood nearer or farther away from the mirror than for the original determination? [No, see sketch
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This note was uploaded on 02/17/2012 for the course CHM 4410 taught by Professor Dr.kroto during the Fall '10 term at FSU.