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Study Sheets for Physics

What is static electricity? When electric charge tends to stay on an object
what are conductors? Materials that allow electrons to flow through them
What are Insulators? Materials that do not allow electrons to flow through them
Whats Induction? When a charged object comes close to a neutral object and causes the electrons to come to one side of the object
What is a grounding wire? Connecting a wire to the object and the ground
What is friction? Rubbing 2 objects together tranfers electrons from one object to another
Whats an Electroscope? A device that indicates whether an object has a charge
An object has 2 positives and 4 negatives. What charge does the object have? Negative
What is the unit for charge? Coulombs
What is the unit for currents? Amperes
What is the unit for resistance? Ohms
Rubbing two neutral objects together each object is called what? Charging by friction
An object has 4 positives and 4 negatives. what charge does the object have? Neutral
A positive charged rod comes into contact with a neutral sphere. What will be the charge on each object? Both positive
What is used to determine which object will be negatively charged and which object will be positivley charged Electrostatic Series
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