- A coffee mug
- A paper with printing on it.
- Mylar mirror
Another way to make a mirror which does not reverse is to place two ordinary mirrors at right angles to each
doesn't know who the first person was to think of the following delightful way to demonstrate the properties
of such a curved mirror.
Take a coffee mug with cylindrical sides as in the illustration. On one side of the, mug, on its inside base, glue a
piece of paper with printed words on it.
At the top of the mug, directly opposite, glue a rectangle cut from the Mylar mirror paper.
When you look at the reflection of the printing in the Mylar, you will find that the printed words read normally.
HOW DOES IT WORK?
In an ordinary mirror, light is reflected straight back at you from more...