Science Compare and Contrast

Transparent, Translucent, and Opaque

Transparent: Light can freely transmit all light through. The difference between Transparent and Translucent is Transparent gets more light than Translucent. And the difference with Transparent and opaque is, opaque gets no light.


Translucent: Some light will pass by. Transparent let's all light in and Translucent lets some light in, opaque lets no light in


Opaque: Does not allow any light. Transparent lets all light in as for opaque let's no light in. Translucent let's some light in but opaque does not.