Chapter 10 Static Electricity

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Chapter 10 Static Electricity
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  1. Electricity
    A form of energy that results from the interaction of a charged particles, such as electrons or protons

    • Related terms:
    • -Static Charge
    • -Neutral
  2. Static Electricity
    • An electric charge that tends to stay on the surface of an object, rather than flowing away quickly
    • - same charges repel 
    • - different charges attract 

    • Related Terms:
    • -Charging by friction 
    • -Charging by contact
  3. Charging by Friction
    A process in which objects made from different materials rub against each other,  producing a net static charge on each

    • Related Terms: 
    • -Charging by contact 
    • -electrostatic static 
  4. Electrostatic Series
    Certain materials become electrically charged after they come into contact with another different material through friction.

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