This Physlet based simulation illustrates the concept of total internal reflection through the use of a beam of light. The beam can be manipulated with the mouse enabling the user to investigate most aspects of Snell's Law.
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Keywords:Informal Education,Vocational/Professional Development Education,Undergraduate (Lower Division),Higher Education,Geometrical Optics,reflection,High School,Physics,Refraction - Flat Surfaces,Middle School,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20080905120324404T,Mathematics,Engineering,Total Internal Reflection,NSDL_SetSpec_439869,Snell's law,refraction,total internal reflection,Reflection - Flat Surfaces,Optics,NSDL
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