Nature of Light (Student Edition)

The Nature of Light Interactive E-book* explains the characteristics of light, discusses the concept of light as waves, explores the idea of light and color, and ultimately answers the question, "What is light?" Topics covered include reflection and refraction, the electromagnetic spectrum, light perception, and emission spectra and absorption spectra. Teachers, students, and lovers of science will find the clear and concise format engaging and informative.

*Interactive E-books are highly interactive, self-directed learning experiences designed to augment understanding of science content and pedagogy. These e-books include high-resolution images, animations, videos and interactive simulations.

Grade Levels

High School Middle School


5E Assessment Curriculum Inquiry Instructional Materials Physical Science Physics Postsecondary Technology


Type Interactive E-book Student EditionPub Date 8/1/2016Pages 140ISBN 978-1-68140-433-2Stock # PE011XS

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