Additional Learning Tools and Resources

Watching a presentation is a passive activity. Getting information is important ... but its not the destination or end point. Now that you've watched the video, its time to do something with the information you've heard. It's time to act on it. The resources below provide an opportunity to do this. We encourage learners to solidify their learning through the use of one or more of the following resources.

Calculator Pad, Reflection and Mirrors Problem Set, Problems #9 - #26

When it comes to improving your problem-solving skills, our Calculator Pad section is the place to go. It includes carefully crafted problems of varying difficulty, answers, and audio-guided solutions.


Minds On Physics, Reflection and Mirrors module, Missions RM7 and RM10

Our Minds On Physics program provides an intense workout in careful reading, logical thinking, and conceptual reasoning. It's like eating broccoli - nobody likes it but you know it's good for you. Mission RM7 pertains to the use of the Mirror Equation for Concave Mirrors. Mission RM10 pertains to the use of the Mirror Equation for convex mirrors. They're great nutrition for your Physics brain. Use the Help link for question-specific help. 

Tutorial: Reflection and the Ray Model of Light

When you need to quickly review a topic and/or freshen up on a concept, the Tutorial section of our website is your go-to place.  The pages listed below make a good complement of this video.

Concave Mirrors: The Mirror Equation

Convex Mirrors: The Mirror Equation