# Fourier Transform

## Colorized Definition

## Plain English

**What does the Fourier Transform do?**Given a smoothie, it finds the recipe.**How?**Run the smoothie through filters to extract each ingredient.**Why?**Recipes are easier to analyze, compare, and modify than the smoothie itself.**How do we get the smoothie back?**Blend the ingredients.

## Read More
- [Interactive Guide to the Fourier Transform](https://betterexplained.com/articles/an-interactive-guide-to-the-fourier-transform/)