Reflecting in a Moving Mirror

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A ray from point is reflected in a horizontal mirror at the point to arrive at the point . Check "show locus" to see the locus of point as moves vertically.

Contributed by: Marko Razpet and Izidor Hafner (January 2012)
Open content licensed under CC BY-NC-SA




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