Students will learn about total internal reflection. More specifically, they will learn what the critical angle is, how it is derived and how to solve for it in real life applications.
Calculating the critical angle, θ [c], with the equation θ [c]^( )=sin^(-1) (n/n)
Identifying examples where total internal reflection will occur
Reviews total internal reflection and problems involving critical angles.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Total Internal Reflection.
This is an activity for students to complete while reading the Total Internal Reflection Concept
This guide looks at geometric optics: reflection, refraction, Snell's law, total internal reflection, ray diagram, real and virtual images, mirrors, and lenses.
These flashcards help you study important terms and vocabulary from Total Internal Reflection.