Help explaining rainbows

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MichaelMansfield
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Hello,

I am interested in finding out a clear explanation for how rainbows form such as would be appropriate for the junior high level. Thanks for the help.
 

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whozum
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The tiny raindrops act like lenses up in the atmosphere and refract the light into all its colors similar to the way a prism would.
 
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moose
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