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White light is a mixture of different color; a prism or similar device that produces a spectrum simply separates these colors.

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Visible light contains all of the colors with in the spectrum. The only way we see color is the bending and refraction of the visible light sending certain wave lengths back, which our brain interprets as different colors.

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Not exactly. Different colors are different frequencies of light. "Spectrum", on the other hand, refers to an analysis of a mix of wavelengths.

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The colors on the color spectrum combined to produce gray are black and white.

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What is the relationship between the colors you saw and the lines of the electromagnetic spectrum produced by the metals?

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What colors does the color green absorb?

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What is the difference between white light and a spectrum?

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Which color moves slowest through the spectrum?

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