Your Guide to Electricity and Magnetism

Your Guide to Electricity and Magnetism

by Gill Arbuthnott


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From the first discovery of atoms to modern superconductors, this appealing guide explains the fascinating facts about electricity and magnetism. Readers can perform fun, easy science experiments that will allow them to make a battery out of fruit and design an electronic quiz board. Entertaining illustrations and explanatory diagrams give details that help explain these forces of energy and motion.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780778733997
Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company
Publication date: 01/15/2017
Series: Drawn to Science: Illustrated Guides to Key Science Concepts
Pages: 64
Sales rank: 1,153,655
Product dimensions: 7.90(w) x 9.80(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile: 920L (what's this?)
Age Range: 10 - 14 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction 5

The Mighty Atom 6

Static Electricity 8

Electric and Magnetic Charges 10

From Frogs to Frankenstein 12

Simple Electric Circuits 14

The Volt 16

Magnetic Elements 18

Earth's Magnetic Field 20

Compasses 22

What's that Light in the Sky? 24

What Do Magnets Do for Us? 26

Electricity from Magnets 28

Let There Be Light! 30

Which Lightbulb? 32

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