Science - Static Electricity
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What is static electricity?
This is caused when a material loses electrons
Give an example of static electricity
When a TV is working its screen becomes charged which attracts dust
Does a material become positively or negatively charged when it picks up electrons?
Does a material become positively or negatively charged when it loses electrons?
State two advantages of static electricity
To remove soot from the chimneys
Give two disadvantages of static electricity
It may cause sparks
A person can get a small electric shock when they touch a car door
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