Richard Of York mnemonic – Colours of the rainbow

This is an example of a mnemonic that is commonly used in schools to remember the colours of the rainbow

  • Richard – Red
  • Of – Orange
  • York – Yellow
  • Gave – Green
  • Battle – Blue
  • In – Indigo
  • Vain – Violet

Writing your own mnemonics is easy, learn how here.

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