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Web-Quest

This is the web-quest that we are doing in class with this unit.  If you would like to do it at home here is the link.

Electricity  

 

Which would you rather use for an expirement?




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Energy & Magnetism

This is a place to do further research on magnets and electricty.  Please use them for projects as well as for your own interest and discovery.  Any questions please email me.  Have fun exploring!!!

Primary Sources

These are primary sources from the Encyclopædia Britannic ( ).  Each link is followed by a description from the encyclopedia explaining the object and its history. 

 

http://school.eb.com/all/art-94960

A Watchportable timepiece that has a movement driven either by spring or by electricity and that is designed to be worn or carried in the pocket.

http://school.eb.com/all/art-120233

A conduit channel or pipe for conveying water or other fluid or for carrying out certain other purposes, such as protecting electric cables.

http://school.eb.com/all/art-59771

Apparatus designed by Joseph Priestley for the generation and storage of electricity, from an engraving by Andrew Bell for the first edition of Encyclopædia Britannica (1768–71)

By means of a wheel connected by string to a pulley, the machine rotated a glass globe against a “rubber,” which consisted of a hollow piece of copper filled with horsehair. The resultant charge of static electricity, accumulating on the surface of the globe, was collected by a cluster of wires (m) and conducted by brass wire or rod (l) to a “prime conductor” (k), a hollow vessel made of polished copper. Metallic rods could be inserted into holes in the conductor “to convey the fire where-ever it is wanted.”

http://school.eb.com/all/art-100726

Basic electric circuit, with switch, battery, and lamp.

 

Books Avaliable

What Does A Magnet Do?       
    

E 538.4 BAI

Bailey, Jacqui.

 
  Published 2007
  AR® Level:  4.9 / 0.5 pts.

 

What Makes A Magnet?     

 
    

E 538 Bra

Branley, Franklyn Mansfield, 1915-

 
  Published 1996
  AR® Level:  4.3 / 0.5 pts.

Electricity       
    

E 621.31 Bry

Bryant-Mole, Karen.

 
  Published 1997
  AR® Level:  3.7 / 0.5 pts.

How Do We Use Electricity?       
    

E 537 BAI

Bailey, Jacqui.

 
  Published 2007
  AR® Level:  5.2 / 0.5 pts.
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