Asked in Planetary Science
Is this a true statement light from the Sun reflects or bounces off planets?
What does a mirror do to light in order to form a reflection?
it bounces back the light because the it is covered with silver at the back which is opaque to light.Thus light reflects back. ...
Asked in Science, The Difference Between
What is the difference between a light source and a reflector provide examples for each?
A light source generates and emits its own light. A reflector reflects light (i.e. light bounces off of it) from another source. Examples of light sources: The sun, the stars, a lightbulb, a flame, a red-hot piece of metal. Examples of reflectors: The moon, the planets, the ground lit by the sun. ...