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Newton's Color Wheels

Newton's Color Wheels AP6162
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Newton's Color Wheels
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By: Jeff Bracken
Westerville North High School, Westerville, OH

What is color? Why do we see different colors? Demonstrate and explain to students why objects look the color they do using these three highly visible color wheels and a centrifuge device! A two-colored wheel is placed on the centrifuge device and spun. As the wheel spins, one single color is seen. Different colors are seen as each of the color wheels are spun. Kit includes three wheels and a detailed instruction guide. A great demonstration to introduce the topics of reflection of light, primary colors, and persistence of vision. Bracken's Demonstration Spinner, Catalog No. AP6202, is required and sold separately.

Bracken's Demonstration Spinner
Introduce your students to the fast, fun and entertaining world of centrifuge demonstrations! Perform a wide array of physical science and chemistry demonstrations such as the Standing Wave Generator, Newton's Color Wheels, Butterfly Orbital, and Centrifugal...
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Flinn Catalog/Reference Manual Page 723
Flinn Middle School Catalog/Reference Manual Page 316
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