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Atmospheric optics deals with how the unique optical properties of the Earth's atmosphere cause a wide range of spectacular optical phenomena. The blue color of the sky is a direct result of Rayleigh scattering which ... Because rainbows are seen on the opposite side of the sky as the sun, rainbows are more prominent the ...

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What color light is transmitted by a piece of blue glass? A. Red. B. White. C. .... Both the same. 23. The sky is blue because air molecules in the sky act as tiny. A.

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Blue light is scattered in all directions by the tiny molecules of air in Earth's atmosphere. Blue is scattered more than other colors because it travels as shorter, ...

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Infrared waves are often called heat waves because they. A) emanate from ..... The sky is blue because air molecules in the sky act as tiny. A) mirrors which ...

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A clear cloudless day-time sky is blue because molecules in the air scatter blue ... the sun at sunset, we see red and orange colours because the blue light has .... temperature and pressure, tiny density fluctuations are responsible for a blue ...

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RED, GREEN, and BLUE when added also produce white. Demo - Color .... The sky is blue because air molecules in the sky act as tiny. (a) mirrors which reflect ...

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May 9, 2008 ... blue sky Our atmosphere creates the blue sky. If there were no air, the sky would always ... Because of the discreteness of their energies, these basic ... In effect, the air particles act as antennas for light, absorbing light heading in ... they aren't nearly as tiny as the particles in air—individual gas molecules, ...

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13) What color light is transmitted by a piece of blue glass? A) yellow B) red ... 20) The sky is blue because air molecules in the sky act as tiny. A) mirrors which ...

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1) The sky is blue because air molecules in the sky act as tiny. A) mirrors that reflect only blue light. B) prisms. C) sources of white light. D) resonators that scatter ...

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Because of this, the tiny gas molecules that make up our Earth's atmosphere ( mostly oxygen ... Blue Sky. Within the visible range of light, red light waves are scattered the least by ... Small particles of dust and pollution in the air can contribute to (and ... In this way, clouds act as a screen on which nature's colors are painted.