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Light EnergyVocabulary
Reflection•the bouncing back of a wave when it hits a surface through which it cannot pass
Refraction•the bending of waves as they enter a different object
Illuminate•to shine light on something or someone
Luminous•Emitting or reflecting light
Concave Lens•a lens that is thinner in the center than at the edges
Convex Lens•a lens that is thicker in the center than at the edges
Opaque•a material that reflects or absorbs all light that strikes it
Transparent•a material that transmits light
Translucent•a material that scatters light as it passes through
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Light Energy Vocabulary

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Key vocabulary terms for light energy.

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  1. 1. Light EnergyVocabulary
  2. 2. Reflection•the bouncing back of a wave when it hits a surface through which it cannot pass
  3. 3. Refraction•the bending of waves as they enter a different object
  4. 4. Illuminate•to shine light on something or someone
  5. 5. Luminous•Emitting or reflecting light
  6. 6. Concave Lens•a lens that is thinner in the center than at the edges
  7. 7. Convex Lens•a lens that is thicker in the center than at the edges
  8. 8. Opaque•a material that reflects or absorbs all light that strikes it
  9. 9. Transparent•a material that transmits light
  10. 10. Translucent•a material that scatters light as it passes through
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