*The time limit on this assignment is 1 day, but I’d really like this sooner than that.*
What is glass, exactly? How is it made? Is the “optical glass” used to make your eyeglass or camera lenses different from other kinds of glass?
Research the answers to the following questions and record your findings in your journal template. To help your research, consider speaking with an eye doctor or an artist who works with glass, or try searching for terms like “how glass is made” in an Internet search engine.
- What is the definition of the term “glass”?
- How is “optical glass” different from other kinds of glasses?
- Why is rapid cooling needed to form glass?
- Why are lenses made from amorphous solids?
The journal template that needs to be filled out is attached below