Electromagnet

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For School Groups

Description

Understand electricity through the same experiments that early scientists used. Wind a coil of wire. Suspend a bar magnet in it. Charge the coil with a battery to spin the magnet. Test polarity. Discover the origins of motors and Morse Code.

Meets Connecticut Science Standards

  • 4.4: Electrical and magnetic energy can be transferred and transformed.
New Electromagnet

New Electromagnet

Electromagnet

Electromagnet

Download Electromag Prog Info.pdf (pdf, 47.5kb)
Download Electromagnet Stu Wksht.pdf (pdf, 21.1kb)

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