2018 Optics

Event At a Glance

DivisionB and C
VA ModificationsNone
ImpoundNo
Eye ProtectionNone
Natl Optics (B) page
Natl Optics (C) page

Description

Teams must participate in an activity involving positioning mirrors to direct a laser beam towards a target and are tested on their knowledge of geometric and physical optics.

Event Rules

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Clarifications

During our tournaments, VASO will enforce only those clarifications issued by VASO; National clarifications and FAQs will not be valid in Virginia tournaments.

Clarification requests are closed for regional tournaments. All outstanding clarifications, with the exception of regional-specific room dimensions required by the rules, will be posted by midnight, January 13. Clarification requests will open again for States after the last regional.

VASO Clarifications

There are no VASO clarifications at this time.