Refraction and Snell's Law

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Title Refraction and Snell's Law
Description This will get students to collect incident and refractive angles process them and then convert into a single line graph. This is then used to determine refractive index from the gradient and compare to a known value.
Subject Physics
Level High School
Type Guided Activity, Homework, Lab
Duration 30 minutes
Answers Included No
Language English
Keywords Refraction; Snell's Law; Graphing; gradient; refractive index
Simulation(s) Bending Light

Author(s) Simon Lees
School / Organization St Hildas
Date submitted 3/2/17
Date updated 3/2/17