Why doesn't white day light produce distinct lines in the spectrum?
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Why doesn't white day light produce distinct lines in the spectrum? watch
- Thread Starter
- 17-01-2016 16:59
- 17-01-2016 17:04
What do you mean by "produce distinct lines in the spectrum"?
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- Study Helper
- 17-01-2016 17:21
If you were to have a fantastically high resolution you probably could see distinct lines. BUT with most gratings you see a continuum as there are a huge number of possible lines many of which overlap.