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It is a science that has attracted and confounded some of the most brilliant minds of all time: Sir Isaac Newton, Albert Einstein, and Stephen Hawking, to name just a few. An object is dropped from the surface of the mirror. However. that come closest to obeying the principle of least time. What is the radius of curvature of the mirror? 6. Each entry includes helpful information outlining the skills students will utilize, the approximate amount of time that will be needed to complete the activity, and tips for leading discussion.

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