Safe & simple projects with electricity by Charles Dempsey Neal

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Published by Odhams in London .

Written in English

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For children.

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Number of Pages157
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More than entertaining projects and experiments are a fast and reliable way of learning basic principles of electricity. For maximum exposure to the fundamentals, three major categories — static electricity, magnetism, and current electricity and electromagnetism — are treated separately.

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In Part 1, you’ll learn how current, voltage, and circuits work by making a battery out of a lemon, turning a metal bolt into an electromagnet, and transforming a paper cup and some magnets into a spinning motor/5(). Many of these ideas would make Safe & simple projects with electricity book science fair projects.

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