Physics 17 Light and Color

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  1. Since what people used the clear colorless glass to emit rainbow color?
    Egyptians
  2. Who tried to remove coloration seen through telescopes?
    Newton
  3. Facts about Newton
    • Member of Royal Society of London
    • Theory of light (copuscular theory)
    • Debated with Robert Hooke
    • Published optics 1704 
    • spectrum of colors
  4. Recomposition
    Recombining the colors of the spectrum to form white light
  5. On a newton's disk the image of one color is seen and retained
  6. What color light does the sun give off?
    White
  7. What are three ways in which light interacts with matter?
    • Absorption
    • Transmission
    • Reflection
  8. Color Spectrum
    • Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Violet
    • Roy gbv
  9. Roy characteristics (3)
    • Longer wavelength and low frequency
    • least readily scattered
    • least angle of refraction
  10. GBV Characteristics (2)
    • Short wavelength and high frequency
    • Most readily scattered
  11. High frequency=
    More Scattering
  12. What color is scattered the most?
    Violet
  13. Corpuscular
    single, infinitely, small particle

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