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Fifth Grade (Grade 5) Light and Optics Questions

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Grade 5 Light and Optics
Suppose you are standing in a pond. Your friend tries to sneak up on you, but you see him coming. You see him in the pond because of                   .
  1. reflection
  2. refraction
  3. absorption
  4. noise in the grass
Grade 5 Light and Optics
Stopping light and holding it in is                .
  1. reflection
  2. refraction
  3. absorption
  4. prism
Grade 5 Light and Optics
The bending of light is called                .
  1. reflection
  2. refraction
  3. absorption
  4. prism
Grade 5 Light and Optics
                  can be separated into a rainbow of colors.
  1. White Light
  2. Ultraviolet Light
  3. Polarized Light
  4. Fluorescent Light
Grade 5 Light and Optics
A                 breaks white light into colors.
  1. reflection
  2. refraction
  3. absorption
  4. prism
Grade 5 Light and Optics
A                  is used to separate white light into all its colors.
  1. Polarized Filter
  2. Lens
  3. Prism
  4. Magnifying glass
Grade 5 Light and Optics
When no light passes through an object, that object is            [opaque]           .
Grade 5 Light and Optics
Light travels in a              [straight]             line.
Grade 5 Light and Optics
Light that hits an object and bounces back is               [reflected]              .
Grade 5 Light and Optics
Light is a form of            [energy]           .
Grade 5 Light and Optics
When light passes straight through and object, that object is                 [transparent]                .
Grade 5 Light and Optics
What is reflected by a red shirt?
  1. white light
  2. red light
  3. all light
  4. all colors of light except red light
Grade 5 Light and Optics
A                 is a naturally occurring optical phenomenon in which light rays are bent to produce a displaced image of distant objects or the sky.
  1. Solar Flare
  2. Mirage
  3. Electromagnet
  4. Magnetism
  5. Light rays
  6. Barrage
  7. Condensation
  8. Evaporation
Grade 5 Light and Optics
Which type of object scatters light as it passes through and only allows part of the light to show through?
  1. transparent
  2. translucent
  3. radiant
  4. opaque
Grade 5 Light and Optics
Which tool can be used to separate white light into different colors?
  1. mirror
  2. camera
  3. prism
  4. hammer
Grade 5 Light and Optics
Cloudy plastic is an example of an object that is                 translucent.                  because it lets some light through.
Grade 5 Light and Optics
All colors of the rainbow make up white light.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 5 Light and Optics
The bending of light is                [refraction]               .
Grade 5 Light and Optics
Light can travel through empty space where there is no air.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 5 Light and Optics
When only some of the light passes through an object, the object is called                 [translucent]                .
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