Mission LC9: Shadows

Mission LC9 involves using principles of color addition and color subtraction in order to analyze a collection of colored shadows projected onto a screen. The mission consists of 16 questions organized into 4 Question Groups. You must answer one question from each Question Group to complete the mission. The learning outcome for this mission are ...

Learning Outcome

  • The student should be able to use the principles of color addition and subtraction to predict and explain the color of shadows when a combination of light colors are used to create them.


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Getting Help

If you are not familiar with this topic, then you should first learn about the topic using our written Tutorial or our Video Tutorial:

The Physics Classroom, Light and Color Unit, Lesson 2, Part d  

Video Tutorials:

None available at this time.



Question-Specific Help

Each Question Group has its own Help page with information specific to the question. You can access the Help page from within the mission by tapping on the Help Me! icon (textbook). For your convenience, links to those pages are provided below: