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Imagine the Universe - The Electromagnetic Spectrum

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Teacher
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Subject:
Geoscience, Physics, Space Science, Science and Technology
Provider:
UCAR Staff
Provider Set:
NASA Earth and Space Science Education Collection
Level:
High School, Community College / Lower Division, Career / Technical, Adult Education
Language:
English
Material Type:
Activities and Labs, Data, Images and Illustrations, Instructional Material, Interactive, Lecture Notes, Lesson Plans, Reference, Simulations
Media Format:
Graphics/Photos, Text/HTML
UCAR Staff Abstract:

This activity will help students understand how white light is broken up into its component colors by a diffraction grating and what the relationships are between the wavelength, frequency, and energy of light. Objectives, applicable standards, and pre-requisite materials are described, and instructions and a materials list are provided.

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