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How are rainbows made?

LOL I don't know haha. I know it has like something to do with like reflection? lol. I'm boredd :p

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Ask the lepercons.. -_-

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Rainbows are made when raindrops reflects sunlight thus breaking white sunlight into colors. As light enters a water droplet, different wavelength colors bend at slightly separate angles. Visit http://sci.odu.edu/sci/Scire/05Edition/rainbow.html for more details.

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refract not reflect big difference
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exact answer but its not reflection,its refraction(bending of light rays).
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By the light in the sky

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Rainbows occur when light is REFRACTED, not reflected. Refraction causes the light waves to bend and slows the the waves changing them into visible colors.

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Which are Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Indigo, and Violet! ^^
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When a gay couple fall in love a rainbow will apear jk it's a light reflect type thang

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haha lol.
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You'll see how if you get a hose with a nozzle that has a mist setting. Turn the water on and get your back to the sun. You'll see a rainbow on the mist.

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It is due to light refraction off of the water droplets. You get the same effect if you take a crystal and hang it up at a window, when the sunlight passes through the crystal it creates a prism effect. Thus creating your rainbow.

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A rainbow is created from white light when it hits a prism. In this case the rain is like a replacement that acts like the prism, casting a rainbow in the sky.

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thats is so true, hey Nazi Trooper, u might be German and I am Russian. hahaha
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exactly
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Rainbows are made by the sun beams refracting onto rain particles which is made out of many colours which creates a rainbow.

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It's English. >u<
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i have a lil of English in me
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english
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who are you talking about
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who is that to
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at the time of rainy season it is drizzled the small water particles get refraction its act like a prism its a reason for rainbow made

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Rainbow is made due to dispersion of white light.

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rainbows are made from water vapor

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girl you is slow and you know it

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likeria, this girl is slower than a slug in her brain, she is SLOW
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you is what are you five ?
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Its made by light reflecting off of water vapor in the air :3

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water on vapor or something like that

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u need to stay in school

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me?
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from a rine

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The raindrops reflect the sunlight into the ROYGBIV colors

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rainbows are made by air,water/water vapor,dust

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when the rain drops hit the sun light they split the colors and there you go a rainbow

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when sun light hits the rain drops you meen
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in the bible it said something about Rainbows being a reminder to God not to flood the earth anymore...my mom read it to me it's in Genesis..not sure what verse..SORRY..but i don't know how there made

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Seems like a dumb thing for a god to need. A reminder? As if it can remember all the hard stuff like how every single one of our trillion plus atoms were arranged so as to be able to resurrect someone from the dead, but it would forget not to flood the Earth and commit global genocide-- AGAIN?

Fables never quite make sense, do they? lol.
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Wats so fuuny??? i know wat your laughing at..the fact that your going to burn in hell..don't comment under any of my questions anymore you jerk..lol that..and the only fable i see is that dumbs as user name u have..LOL

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its made from leprechaun leader then he died so now the leader puts gold at the end of the rainbow for a thank u for having me as ur leader......jk i made that up.

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When a pig burps, the chemicals released into the air gather in a cloud. When it rains, the chemicals in the cloud come down into the rivers and streams and create a chemical reaction that changes into every color which forms the rainbow that we see.

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LOL it's fantastic! I am now thoroughly addicted! YAY! :) HAHA
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:oo I never knew that.
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Rainbows are formed by your strong imagination.

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A rainbow is transformed after a rainstorms.

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When it rains sunlight go's though a rain drop it makes a rainbow.Sun rays go though rain drop it creates a rainbow.If you shine light though a diamond it will make a rainbow too.Rainbows form when sunlight is refracted into separate colors by water droplets. We usually see rainbows as arcs due to each individual color refracting at different angles.Rainbow power.

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The light shines on the water.
BINGO !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Unicorns have a bad tummy ache, so they just barf out rainbows!

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when it rains the sun reflects the light from the water droplets

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When the left over rain droplets are falling down, the sun reflects them like with a crystal and separates the colors in the light. White light actually makes a rainbow when the colors are separated from each other, which forms a rainbow!!! It disappears when the last water droplets are done falling.

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White light refracting/splitting through crystals.

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^^ What some of them said...but yuup(:
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by me and you kissing wink! XD

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rainbows are formed by the refraction of sun rays through the water droplets of rain.we can also create the rainbow with a small experiment in our home.take a tub full of water and put it in the sunshine,now dip a piece of mirror in that water.adjust the mirror inside the water in such a way that the sun rays can incident on the mirror and get refracted,allow these refracted rays to project on a SHADOW region of any wall.thus we can see the VIBGYOR (violet,indigo,blue,green,yellow,orange,red) colours of rainbow on that wall.JUST TRY IT AND SEE!

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rainbows are made when the suns rays are mixed with the water drops creating color.

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it is a mater of rain or water and sun rays when they reflect on each other. Take a glass and set it on your tabel fill it up with water and make sure that the sun rays are pointing on it then wait a little wile and you will see a rainbow

*hope i could help *

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use a rectangular prism. when white light passes through, it will separate into it's component colours roygbiv that's the acronym for the colours. use this to explain your question

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Because of water and light when light passes through the water it causes colors in the sky

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its a god creation you just pray god will reveal you the exact reason out of all scientific reasons,, because he is the creator of the universe

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if you are looking at an rainbow your back is to the sun

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rainbows are made by the reflection of the sun rays on the water droplets after it rains.

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Rainbows form when the sun comes out after a rain shower.

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Sunrays are white in colour. Every ray of white light is made up of seven colours i.e. spectrum or vibgyor. It can be separated by an equilateral glass prism. Drops of water are in shape of an equilateral glass prism.The difference is that their refractive index is different. So water forms a larger spectrum as compared to glass. When sunlight passes through raindrops, it refracts and each colour bend at different angles due to their different wavelength.Sunrays are white in colour. Every ray of white light is made up of seven colours i.e. spectrum or vibgyor. It can be separated by an equilateral glass prism. Drops of water are in shape of an equilateral glass prism.The difference is that their refractive index is different. So water forms a larger spectrum as compared to glass. When sunlight passes through raindrops, it refracts and each colour bend at different angles due to their different wavelength.

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