Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.

By signing up, I agree to StudyStack's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove ads
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards

Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Burlison Magnets

Burlison Magnets Vocabulary

magnet any object that pulls certain metals toward it
bar,donut,horseshoe types of magnets
demagnetize removing magnetism from an object
south pole end of magnet sometimes marked with an S
north pole the pole that a compass needle seeks
repel push away from
attract to pull toward
magnetism magnet's ability to attract certain metals
magnetic poles areas of a magnet where its force of attraction is strongest
permanent magnet an object that keeps its magnetism for a long time
temporary magnet an object that loses its magnetism after a short time
compass a device that uses a free-moving magnetic needle to show direction
lodestone a rock that is naturally magnetic and is found at or near Earth's surface
magnetic field the space around a magnet where the force can act
iron & nickel 2 minerals found in Earth's core. May be used in magnets
minerals nonliving solid material that has definite chemical makeup. Found in Earth's outermost layer.
Created by: bevaprice