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    Electric Fields

    Electric Fields

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Students will learn what an electric field is, how to draw electric field lines and how to calculate electric fields. They will also learn to apply the electric field in order to find the direction a charge would move.
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  • Read
    The Electric Field

    The Electric Field

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Defines the concept of an electric field and provides the formula for calculating electric field strength.
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  • Interactive Simulations
    lightning-rod

    lightning-rod

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Learn about charge, electric field, and electric potential in the context of a lightning strike.
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  • Interactive Simulations
    Coulomb's Law

    Coulomb's Law

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Learn how the placement of charges leads to electric field and electric potential patterns in nearby space.
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  • Interactive Simulations
    Touch Screen

    Touch Screen

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Learn about how capacitances add in series and parallel by exploring the physics behind a touch-screen device.
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  • Simulation
    Electric Fields Simulation

    Electric Fields Simulation

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Use electric charges to score a goal with a hockey puck.
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  • Video
    Boeing 747 Gets Hit By Lightning

    Boeing 747 Gets Hit By Lightning

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Learn what happens when a 747 is struck by lightning right after takeoff.
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  • Video
    Faraday Cage

    Faraday Cage

    by CK-12 //at grade
    A demonstration and explanation of how a Faraday cage works are shown in this video.
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  • Video
    High School Physics - Electric Fields

    High School Physics - Electric Fields

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Discusses electric fields, how to draw electric field lines, and how to solve for the magnitude of electric fields.
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  • Practice
    Electric Fields Practice
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    Electric Fields Practice

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  • Downloadable Quiz
    Electric Fields Quiz - PPB

    Electric Fields Quiz - PPB

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Electric fields form from array of charges; decipher direction and strength of such fields.
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  • Downloadable Quiz
    The Electric Field Quiz

    The Electric Field Quiz

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Reviews the concept of the electric field and the calculation of the forces on charges within electric fields.
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  • Critical Thinking
    Electric Fields Discussion Questions

    Electric Fields Discussion Questions

    by CK-12 //at grade
    A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Electric Fields.
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  • Real World Application
    Faraday Cage

    Faraday Cage

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Learn how to protect yourself from electric fields.
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  • Real World Application
    Storing Static Electricity

    Storing Static Electricity

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Learn about early experiments with electricity.
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  • Real World Application
    Microwaves

    Microwaves

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Discover how microwaves work.
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  • Study Guide
    Electrostatics Study Guide

    Electrostatics Study Guide

    by CK-12 //at grade
    This study guide reviews electrostatics: Coulomb's law, properties of charges, electric field, conductive materials (conductors, insulators, semiconductors, superconductors), and charging by conduction or induction.
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