12-15 July 2011
Saint George Hotel
Africa/Johannesburg timezone
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The Pinhole Camera: A fascinating optical device for physics freshmen.

Presented by Mr. John MOTSOENENG on 13 Jul 2011 from 12:00 to 12:15
Type: Oral Presentation
Session: Education
Track: Track E - Physics Education

Content

<p>A simple pinhole camera was used to demonstrate to students that light travels in a straight line. The one to one correspondence between a point on the object and a point on the image was used to explain why the image was upside down and reversed from left to right.

Level (Hons, MSc, PhD, other)?

other

Consider for a student award (Yes / No)?

no

Short Paper

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Room: Acro7


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