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Title: How to Build a Spectroscope
Url: http://www.exploratorium.edu/spectroscope/
Publisher: Exploratorium (Organization).
Description: This site from the Exploratorium provides instructions to make a spectroscope from a shoebox and a diffraction grating. Such a spectroscope is used to show that a white light is really made up of the combination of colors called a spectrum. The site contains photographs and step-by-step instructions to easily build the instrument.
LC Classification: Science -- Physics -- Optics. Light -- Physical optics -- Diffraction
Science -- Physics -- Optics. Light -- Spectroscopy -- Study and teaching. Research
Science -- Physics -- Optics. Light -- Study and teaching. Research -- Problems, exercises, examinations
GEM Subject: Science
Science -- Physics
Science -- Instructional issues
Key Concept: Physics -- Diffraction
Physics -- Optics and light
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Resource Type: Instructional Materials
Laboratory Modules
Lesson Plans
Science Materials
Sound (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Format: html
real media
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Secondary Education
Students
Teachers
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
University Second Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Subject: Color
Diffraction
Optics
Physics
Prism
science
spectra
spectrum
Date Of Record Release: 2008-07-23 03:00:03 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2008-05-12 11:26:15 (W3C-DTF)
Source: comPADRE  comPADRE
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Resource URL Clicks: 9
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