White light is a combination of visible light ranging from blue at a wavelength of around 400 nm to red at a wavelength of about 700 nm. For white light shown through a diffraction grating of 1000 slits/cm onto a screen 15 cm behind the grating,
(a) Draw the zeroth order bright spot(s)
(b) Draw the first order bright spot(s)
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