This activity guides the student through the use of diffraction gratings by studying the light emitted by open flames. The activity includes images of what should be observed and explanations of the images. It also links to full explanations of the observed spectra.
University of Toledo. Light: The Physics of Art and Visual Perception. Toledo: University of Toledo, April 7, 2011. http://astro1.panet.utoledo.edu/~lsa/_color/06a_flames.htm (accessed 22 September 2014).
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