Light Waves and Color Review

Description: The Light Waves and Color Review includes 28 questions of varying type. Questions pertain to the wave properties of light - particularly polarization and two-point source interference. Principles of color addition and color subtraction are used to explain the world of color. The following concepts are emphasized: light as an electromagnetic wave, electromagnetic spectrum, visible light spectrum, polarization, interference, two-point source interference, Young's equation, Young's experiment, wavelength measurement, polarization, color, rods and cones of the eye, primary colors of light, secondary colors of light, primary pigments, secondary pigments, color addition, color subtraction, diffraction and scattering.

The Review is available in three versions:

  1. Printable Version
    The printable version includes only the questions. There are no answers and no links to online help. It's perfect for printing and using as a practice test.
  2. Questions with Links
    This version includes questions with links to online help that is pertinent to each question.
  3. Finally, you can use the Answers Version of the Review. This inludes questions, answers, explanations/solutions, and links to online help that is pertinent to each question. This version is available with all the questions on one page or with a portion of the questions on one page. 

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