Learning objectives

After completing the topic, the student will be able to:

  • Discuss and explore the phenomenon of reflection of light based on various observations in daily life.
  • Understand the concept of refractive Index by observing simple experiments related to daily life scenarios.
  • Investigate and distinguish between reflection and refraction of light using simple observations of daily life.
  • Examine the laws of refraction and incorporate them to understand the dual nature of light.
  • Examine the image formation in plane mirrors for different cases.
  • Explore the types of reflections formed in convex and concave mirrors: expand its use in various applications like telescopes, side mirrors of vehicles.
  • Analyze the importance of diffused reflection.