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Experiments with Electricity and Magnetism

Experiments with Electricity and Magnetism

by Chris Woodford
     
 

ISBN-10: 1433934442

ISBN-13: 9781433934445

Pub. Date: 01/01/2010

Publisher: Gareth Stevens Publishing LLLP

For young readers who want to learn about the world in a practical way, Cool Science is perfect. They can discover scientific principles for themselves by carrying out step-by-step activities. Budding scientists learn how to conduct fair tests and record and assess their results.

Key Features

Easy-to-follow experiments in a simple step-by-step format

Dynamic

Overview

For young readers who want to learn about the world in a practical way, Cool Science is perfect. They can discover scientific principles for themselves by carrying out step-by-step activities. Budding scientists learn how to conduct fair tests and record and assess their results.

Key Features

Easy-to-follow experiments in a simple step-by-step format

Dynamic photos and illustrations aid comprehension

Troubleshooting and safety tips

"What You Will Need" boxes

Glossary of key scientific terms and index

This book shows children the power of two of the great invisible forces that govern modern life. After a look at naturally occurring electricity and magnetism, the reader learns about the applications of human-made forms through a series of practical experiments and exercises.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781433934445
Publisher:
Gareth Stevens Publishing LLLP
Publication date:
01/01/2010
Series:
Cool Science Series
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 10.60(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range:
9 - 12 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction 4

Lemon Battery 8

Voltaic Pile 10

Electroscope 12

Leyden Jar 14

Fitting a Fuse 16

Curie Point 18

Motor Effect 20

Changing Magnetic Field 22

Build an Electromagnet 24

Eddy Currents 26

Electroplating Metals 28

Glossary 30

Further Information 31

Index 32

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