## What happens when a ray of light strikes a mirror?

When a ray of light strikes a plane mirror, the light ray reflects off the mirror. Reflection involves a change in direction of the light ray. The angle of incidence is the angle between this normal line and the incident ray; the angle of reflection is the angle between this normal line and the reflected ray.

## Does mirror changes the direction of light?

Any polished or a shiny surface can act as a mirror. What happens when light falls on a mirror? You have learnt in Class VI that a mirror changes the direction of light that falls on it. This change of direction by a mirror is called reflection of light.

## How are light rays reflected in the mirror?

At the point of incidence where the ray strikes the mirror, a line can be drawn perpendicular to the surface of the mirror. The law of reflection states that when a ray of light reflects off a surface, the angle of incidence is equal to the angle of reflection.

## Does a mirror affect light?

1 Answer. A convex mirror or better called as a diverging mirror diverges the light rays reflecting from it. This diverging of the light rays would never make them to intersect with each other. In layman’s language convex mirror simply spreads out the light rays.

## Do mirrors show your true reflection?

Although we’re the most comfortable and familiar with the face staring back at us while we brush our teeth in the morning, the mirror isn’t really the real us. It’s a reflection, so it shows how we look like in reverse. “Looking at yourself in the mirror becomes a firm impression. You have that familiarity.

## Why is the story called the bond of love?

Justify the title of the narrative ‘The Bond of Love’. The narrative describes the love and friendship between human beings and a wild bear. The story emphasises upon the power of the bond of love. Thus, the title is perfectly appropriate.

## How was the mother bear killed in the bond of love?

The Bond of Love Extra Questions and Answers Short Answer Type. How did the author get the baby sloth bear? Answer: Once the author and his friends were passing through the sugarcane fields near Mysore, Bruno’s mother was wantonly shot dead by one of his companions.

## Who shot Bruno’s mother dead?

The narrator’s wife shot Bruno’s mother dead.

## How did the narrator’s wife handle the baby sloth bear?

When the narrator gifted the baby bear to his wife, she became very happy and was delighted with joy. She was a very loving and kind person. She started to take care of the baby sloth bear like her child. She took very good care of the bear and named it Bruno.

## How did Baba reach back home?

How did Baba reach back home? Ans. At the request of the narrator’s wife, the Superintendent of the zoo agreed to permit her to have Baba back home. He wrote a letter to the curator and asked him to lend a cage so that the bear could be brought home safely.

## Why was Baba sent to the zoo?

Baba was very friendly and completely harmless. But for the safety of the tenants’ children, Baba had to be kept chained at home. He had grown larger in size and was too big to be kept at home. Therefore, he had to be sent to the zoo.

## Why was it decided to send Bruno to the zoo?

THE AUTHOR DECIDED TO SEND BRUNO AWAY TO ZOO BECAUSE IT HAD GROWN TOO BIG AND WAS A DANGER TO PET LIKE CAT AND DOG. HE WAS BROUGHT BACK BECAUSE THE AUTHOR ‘ S WIFE WAS MISSING BRUNO AND BRUNO WAS ALSO MISSING HER ,BRUNO DID NOT EAT FOOD AND BECAME THIN. SO, HE HAS TO BE BROUGHT BACK.

## Why is Bruno so happy to see the narrator’s wife?

because he was seeing her after. 3 months. because he was seeing her after. 2 months​