How do you split white light to show that it's composed of a rainbow of color? In this simple lab, students will shine a flashlight on a mirror in a tub of water and see the resulting rainbow.
What colors is white light comprised of? How can you make a rainbow?
Visible Spectrum Rainbows
Plastic shoebox, water, mirror, white cardboard, flashlight
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