6A20.45 - Mirrors - Concave, Convex, Large Parabolic, & Store Mirror
Observe the images in the mirrors, and the focal point can also be calculated from the mirror curvatures.
- Ariel R. Libertun, "Warning! Objects in Mirror Are Closer Than They Appear", TPT, Vol. 41, # 1, p. 20, Jan. 2003.
- James H. Andrews, "More Mirror Calculations", TPT, Vol. 41, # 4, p. 196, April 2003.
- Sam Lightner, "Which Mirror?", TPT, Vol. 41, # 4, p. 196, April 2003.
- "Editor's Note", TPT, Vol. 41, # 4, p. 196, April 2003.
- Hugo Graumann and Hans Laue, "Concave Liquid-Mirror Experiments", TPT, Vol. 36, # 1, p. 28, Jan. 1998.
- David Heiden, "Seeing the Light, an Alternative to Chalk Dust", TPT, Vol. 35, # 1, Feb. 1997, p. 94.
- Gordon P. Ramsey, "Reflective Properties of a Parabolic Mirror", TPT, Vol. 29, # 4, Apr. 1991, p. 240.
- James H. Andrews, "More Mirror Calculations", TPT, Vol. 41, #4, April 2003, p. 196.
- Sam Lightner, "Which Mirror?", TPT, Vol. 41, #4, April 2003, p. 196.
- Richard E. Berg, "Rotating Liquid Mirror", AJP, p. 280, Vol. 58, No. 3, March 1990.
- Fred M. Goldberg and Lillian C. McDermott, "An Investigation of Student Understanding of the Real Image Formed by a Converging Lens or Concave Mirror", AJP, 108, Vol. 55, No. 2, February 1987.
- O-150: "Diverging-Virtual Image Always", DICK and RAE Physics Demo Notebook.
- O-155: "Virtual or Real Image?", DICK and RAE Physics Demo Notebook.
- George M. Hopkins, "Light", Experimental Science, p. 210.
- C. Harvey Palmer, "Experiment A12: The Figure of a Mirror", Optics - Experiments and Demonstrations, John Hopkins Press, 1962
- "Spherical Mirrors", Selective Experiments in Physics, CENCO, 1962.
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