Light questions This is a list of recently added questions about light. Play light quiz and see all the questions. Which color has the greatest albedo?White. Albedo in Latin is simply "whiteness". It is the reflecting power of a surface - the ratio of reflected radiation from the surface to incident radiation upon it.Created by: Paweł Kołodziejczykhard 46% whitewhite1475blueblue478redred807blackblack382Latin riddles » What is "c" in E=mc^2?Speed of light. In words, energy equals mass multiplied by the speed of light squared.Created by: Paweł Kołodziejczykeasy 71% thermodynamic free energythermodynamic free energy436specific heat capacityspecific heat capacity558speed of lightspeed of light3091Coulomb, unit of the electric chargeCoulomb, unit of the electric charge253discoverers riddles » What kind of building is that?Solar power plant. In The PS10 Solar Power Plant, 624 movable mirrors concentrate the sun's rays to the top of a 115 meter (377 ft) high, tower where a steam turbine is located. The plant is located near Seville, Spain.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 66% superlighthousesuperlighthouse1432solar power plantsolar power plant6300tent-type greenhousetent-type greenhouse616a fountain in Dubaia fountain in Dubai1086electricity riddles » Which beverage is is fluorescent in UV light?Tonic water is transparent in daylight. Under ultraviolet light, the quinine makes it fluorescent (pictured), even though it is present in a negligible concentration.Created by: Luca Biaggihard 52% SpriteSprite1858milkmilk1266tonic watertonic water4745pineapple juicepineapple juice1094beverages riddles » The rainbow is violet on the inside of its arc. What color is it on the outside?Red. Visible light spans from red to violet. It is easy to remember, since wavelengths just outside the visible range are called infrared and ultraviolet.Created by: Hà Linh Chihard 54% blueblue2057greengreen1147yellowyellow2649redred7029optics riddles » Who should you expect to show stronger red-eye effect?Blue-eyed people. The iris plays no role in the effect, but the blue-eyed people have relatively low melanin in the fundus as well. Therefore, they show a much stronger red-eye effect, as the light passing fundus is not absorbed by melanin. The role of melanin in red-eye effect is nicely demonstrated in case of heterochromia (one eye blue, one brown): typically, only the blue eye displays the effect.Created by: Kantapat Rassameehard 57% blue-eyed peopleblue-eyed people3068brown-eyed peoplebrown-eyed people788elderselders82there is no differencethere is no difference1414eyes riddles » What photographic technique was used to create this photo?Light painting. The photo was taken with long exposure. For the first 15 seconds, the author hold still with lights on, to achieve the light in background. Later, he switched off the light and wrote his name with light in his hand. He used his nose as a reference point so he could close the "O" letter - which explains the flare at this position.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 65% light paintinglight painting8065phototypographyphototypography1154overexposureoverexposure1267painting on the lenspainting on the lens1742photography riddles » How long does it take the sunlight to reach the Earth?8 minutes. The distance from Earth to the Moon is 1.2 light seconds. The distance to the nearest star (Proxima Centauri) is 5.46 years.Created by: Hitter smasheraverage 69% 3 seconds3 seconds20941 minute1 minute8948 minutes8 minutes91061 hour1 hour960Sun riddles » What are the most luminous objects in the universe?Quasars. A quasar is an extremely energetic source of radiation powered by accretion disc around galaxy's central supermassive black hole. Quasars were much more common in the early universe, as all known quasars are extremely distant.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 41% supergiant starssupergiant stars585novaenovae273supernovaesupernovae3097quasarsquasars2788space riddles » How many typical stars can supernova be luminous as?One hundred billion stars. Supernovae are extremely luminous and often briefly outshine an entire galaxy. No supernova has been observed in the Milky Way since 1604, but they are often observed in distant galaxies.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 52% ten typical starsten typical stars437one thousand typical starsone thousand typical stars1065one million starsone million stars2057one hundred billion starsone hundred billion stars3967stars riddles » Play technology quiz and see all the questions.