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Homework Help: Physics-Check my answers

Posted by Soly on Tuesday, November 6, 2007 at 11:55am.

At the atomic level, what is meant by saying something is electrically charged?
- When something is electrically charged it means that it has a positive charge.

Why is charged usually transferred by electrons rather that protons?
-The electrons are oppositly charged than the protons.

Why do clothes often cling together after tumbling in a clothes dryer?
-Static was produced (not too sure about this one)

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