Visit this Annenberg Media website find out how to analyze the spectrum of a star and determine its composition. The site displays spectra of various elements and then shows a stellar spectrum, so you can match spectral lines and identify elements in the star. Several samples of stellar spectra are provided.
Annenberg Foundation. The Science of Light: Stellar Spectra. Annenberg Foundation, April 8, 2005. http://www.learner.org/teacherslab/science/light/color/spectra/index.html (accessed 25 September 2016).
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