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Prism - Wikipedia

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In optics, a prism is a transparent optical element with flat, polished surfaces that refract light. ... used to separate a beam of white light into its constituent spectrum of colors. ... Furthermo...

Dispersion of Light by Prisms - The Physics Classroom

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These colors are often observed as light passes through a triangular prism. ... If the frequency of the light wave does not match the resonance frequency of the ...

How do prisms separate white light into different colored light? - Quora

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Mar 29, 2011 ... When light goes from one medium to another, it bends. You can see this in the " broken pencil illusion": light coming from the pencil under water ...

Newton's prism experiment | Physics (video) | Khan Academy

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Jul 9, 2013 ... Does this mean that the prism is splitting the light? ... A prism is used to break light up into its constituent spectral colors (the colors of the ...

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Feb 24, 2014 ... Zoom inside a glass prism and see why glass makes light bend, and how the glass molecules make different colours of light bend different ...
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Aug 23, 2011 ... White light passing through a prism and being split up into the colours of ... ABC Zoom - Refraction: why glass prisms bend and separate light ...
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Jun 21, 2013 ... How prisms work to create a rainbow of colors, the science behind it, ... on entering and leaving the prism glass to separate the visible light into ...

How does refraction of white light cause the light to separate into ...

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White light is composed of all colors of light in the visible spectrum. A prism diffracts all the colors in white light at different angles, separating them....

When light goes through a prism, why does it exit like a rainbow

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(prism monochrometer) What's really cool is that by using two prisms, if you have two prisms, you can use one to separate the light into the colors, and another to ...

Light, Prisms, and the Rainbow Connection - Molecular Expressions

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As a result, all of the colors in the white light of the sun separate into the .... The red light going through the second prism did not split into different colors, or turn ...