Experiments With Electricity

Experiments With Electricity

by Susan H. Gray

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Overview

When were batteries invented?

Italian scientist Alessandro Volta invented the first batteries in 1800.

Why some materials hold electricity better than others;

Experiments, a timeline, photos-and how electricity is created;

Surprising True facts that will shock and amaze you!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780531266441
Publisher: Scholastic Library Publishing
Publication date: 09/01/2011
Series: Scholastic True Book Series: Experiments
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 6.90(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.10(d)
Lexile: 730L (what's this?)
Age Range: 7 - 9 Years

Table of Contents

1 The Scientific Method

How do scientists find answers to their questions? 7

2 What is electricity

Where does electricity come from? 13

3 Static Electricity

Where do we see static electricity in our daily lives? 23

Tesla's Big Ideas

What did Nikola Tesla have to do with electricity? 28

4 current electricity

How can we put electricity to work? 30

5 Electricity gets Even Better!

can you really create a magnet by using electricity? 36

True statistics 43

Resources 44

Important Words 46

Index 47

About the Author 48

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