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Henderson's Regular Physics Quizzes

(1997-98 School Year)

 

Suggestions for this week's quiz (Unit 13 Quiz #4):

This week's quiz on Unit 13 material is tentatively scheduled for Friday, May 8. The quiz will be a one-page quiz, covering both sides of a single sheet of paper (or a little less). The equations for the magnification ratio and the lens equation will be given. Students will need a protractor and ruler. Other than a calculator, no other helps will be provided nor allowed. Students can expect the following concepts, skills, and problem-types to be assessed on this quiz:

  1. Accurately construct ray diagrams to demonstrate the location of the image of an object in a converging or a diverging lens; identify the characteristics (enlarged or reduced in size, inverted or upright, virtual or real) of such images.
  2. Use the lens equation and the magnification ratio to solve problems involving object distances and heights, image distances and heights, and focal lengths for both convergin and divergin lenses; interpret the reuslts of such diagrams in order to identify the characteristics (enlarged or reduced in size, inverted or upright, virtual or real) of such images.
  3. Use an understanding of object-image relations to predict the location of an image if given a general region for the location of an image; similarly, to predict the characteristics (enlarged or reduced in size, inverted or upright, virtual or real) of such images.
  4. An understanding of previous concepts from this unit. Use the links below to see the Studying Suggestions for the previous quizzes from this unit.

    Quiz #1

    Quiz #2

    Quiz #3

 

Sample Quizzes (Unit 13 Quiz):

There is one sample quiz currently available on the topics of refraction in lenses. The first several questions of the quiz pertain to lenses; several other questions on the quiz pertain to topics discussed earlier in the unit.

Quiz #3 (1996)

 

 

 

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