6th grade Science: Light LT
Friday, May 17, 2019

Unit #3: Light 

Learning Target: 

Try the Light Quizlet!

Need to know: 

Vocabulary: Light, electromagnetic, visable, transverse

Difference between sound and light waves 

What waves can travel through vaccums? space? Why?

What is the difference between visible and invisible light? 

light wave behaviors: absorbtion, reflection, transmission, scattering, refraction

Why you see certain colors? 

Terms: Opaque, translucent, transparent

Parts of the eye: Pupil, optic nerve, lens, retina, iris, cornea

Electromagnetic spectrum: in order:

            Radio waves, Microwaves, infrared waves, visible light, Ultraviolet, X-rays, Gamma rays

What is the most dangerous part of the electromagnetic spectrum and why?

relationship between frequency and energy of a wave.