Mission LC8: Filters

Mission LC8 includes questions that target your understanding of how a filter would affect the color appearance of an object. The mission consists of 32 questions organized into 7 Question Groups. You must answer one question from each Question Group to complete the mission. The learning outcome for this mission are ...

Learning Outcome

  • The student should be able to predict the effect which filters have on the appearance (color) of an object of various colors when viewed through the filter.


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Getting Help

If you are not familiar with this topic, then you should first learn about the topic using our written Tutorial or our Video Tutorial:

The Physics Classroom, Light and Color Unit, Lesson 2, Part c

The Physics Classroom, Light and Color Unit, Lesson 2, Part e


Video Tutorials:

Filters and Color Subtraction



Question-Specific Help

Each Question Group has its own Help page with information specific to the question. You can access the Help page from within the mission by tapping on the Help Me! icon (textbook). For your convenience, links to those pages are provided below:

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