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WFU Physics Lecture Demonstrations

CellophanePlastic

PIRA 6H35.55

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Description:

A cellophane plastic wrapper is placed between two polaroid sheets on the overhead. The areas with the most layers of cellophane will rotate the polarized light through the greatest angle. A wide range of colors can be seen.

Recipe and
Location:

Cellophane Plastic
Polaroid Sheets

Video:

Streaming Video:

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MPG Video:

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Real Video:

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Notes:

none at this time

 

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