Experiments With Electricity

Experiments With Electricity

by Susan H. Gray




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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