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When light enters a medium that causes it to change speed it also changes direction.

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    Refraction

    Refraction

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Refraction of light in matter and how light changes its speed and angle of refraction according to the type of medium it is travelling through.
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    굴절

    굴절

    by Whakuk Lee //at grade
    물질에서의 빛의 굴절, 물질의 종류에 따른 빛의 투과속도와 굴절각의 변화
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    Refraction and Lenses

    Refraction and Lenses

    by Mitsi Nessa //basic
    Refraction of light in matter and how light changes its speed and angle of refraction according to the type of medium it is travelling through. What a lens is and what it does, concave and convex lenses.
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    Refraction

    Refraction

    by Milton Huling, Ph.D. //at grade
    Refraction of light in matter and how light changes its speed and angle of refraction according to the type of medium it is travelling through.
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    Refraction of Light (Gr - 3)

    Refraction of Light (Gr - 3)

    by Dr. Milton Huling //at grade
    Refraction of light in matter and how light changes its speed and angle of refraction according to the type of medium it is travelling through.
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    Refraction of Light

    Refraction of Light

    by West Central 4th Grade Teachers //at grade
    Refraction of light in matter and how light changes its speed and angle of refraction according to the type of medium it is travelling through.
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  • PLIX
    Refraction: Light Entering Water

    Refraction: Light Entering Water

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Refraction Interactive
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    Refraction

    Refraction

    by Mark Holmstrom //at grade
    A video discussing how and why refraction works. Video courtesy of Derek Owens.
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    Explaining Refraction

    Explaining Refraction

    by CK-12 //at grade
    A detailed explanation of refraction.
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    Refraction Quiz - MS PS

    Refraction Quiz - MS PS

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Reviews how refraction occurs, how it changes light, and how it depends on the medium.
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    Laser Eyes

    Laser Eyes

    by CK-12 //basic
    Learn how some vision problems can be corrected by surgery performed with lasers.
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    Refraction

    Refraction

    by Ellaine Chou //basic
    These flashcards are here to help you better understand middle school physical science.
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