Static electricity is an imbalance of electric charges within or on the surface of a
material. The charge remains until it is able to move away by means of an ...
Or, you come inside from the cold, pull off your hat and......static hair!! The static
electricity makes your hair stand straight out from your head. What is going on ...
Topics. Static Electricity; Electric Charges; Electric Force. Description. Why does
a balloon stick to your sweater? Explore the charges in the sweater, balloons, ...
Feb 9, 2016 ... An easy-to-understand explanation of why static electricity is caused by repeated
contact between different materials.
When people think of static electricity, they often think of the shock it can cause. ...
rub electrons off the carpet, leaving you with a slightly negative static charge.
Apr 9, 2015 ... View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-science-of-static-electricity-
anuradha-bhagwat We've all had the experience: you're walking ...
Static electricity - An important electrical phenomenon.
Static electricity is a stationary electric charge that is built up on a material.
Static electricity is the build up of an electrical charge on the surface of an object.
It's called "static" because the charges remain in one area for a while rather ...
This lesson is the first of a four-part series on static electricity. These lessons are
meant to help students understand that static electricity is a phenomenon that ...