Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

Published by Addison-Wesley
ISBN 10: 0321909100
ISBN 13: 978-0-32190-910-7

Chapter 28 - Think and Explain - Page 540-542: 72



Work Step by Step

A rainbow is not a physical, tangible object. As described on page 530, the rainbow you see is from droplets that lie within a 3-D cone, with your eye at the tip. If you move your head, the rainbow moves with you, so you'll never "see it from the side".
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