# Question: How do you make a kaleidoscope with mirrors?

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## How do you make a kaleidoscope for a school project?

0:183:02DIY | How to Make a REAL Kaleidoscope (So Easy!) - YouTubeYouTubeStart of suggested clipEnd of suggested clipAll youll need to get started is an empty toilet paper roll colored beads a piece of clear plasticMoreAll youll need to get started is an empty toilet paper roll colored beads a piece of clear plastic a to-go container works perfect tape washi tape scrapbook paper and a sheet of Mylar card stock.

## How can you use three mirrors to create a kaleidoscope?

Most Kaleidoscopes use either a 2-mirror or a 3-mirror system. The 2-mirror system is made up of two mirrors joined together to form an angle. A non-reflecting third side is added to form a triangle....2- Mirror Systems.Angle of MirrorsFoldsPoints5 Degrees723615 more rows

## How does a kaleidoscope work diagram?

A kaleidoscope works by reflecting light. Since you have filled the end of the kaleidoscope with little shiny objects, the light bounces off those too and makes the interesting patterns of color. As you turn the kaleidoscope the little shiny objects move which makes the patterns of color move.

## What type of mirror is used in a kaleidoscope?

plane mirrors (d) Kaleidoscope: Kaleidoscope uses plane mirrors aligned side by side each other to create unending colorful patterns.

## Do kaleidoscopes use mirrors?

Think of light like a bouning ball. In a kaleidoscope there are shiny surfaces. If you make your own kaleidoscope you can use mirrors or aluminum foil. When you point the kaleidscope toward light, the light enters the kaleidoscope and reflects back and forth between the shiny surfaces inside the kaleidoscope.

## Which mirror is used in kaleidoscope and why?

(d) Kaleidoscope: Kaleidoscope uses plane mirrors aligned side by side each other to create unending colorful patterns.