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physics
explain the close relationship between magnetism and electricity? and How can electricity produce magnetism, and magnetism produce electricity.
July 3, 2009 by Leslie

PHYSICS
Give at least one example of an application of each branch: motion properties of materials sound light electricity magnetism properties of atoms nuclear physics Dont understand this.
September 7, 2011 by Anonymous

physics
Some of the branches of physics that you will study in this course investigate motion, the properties of materials, sound, light, electricity and magnetism, properties of atoms, and nuclear reactions. Give at least one example of an application of each branch.
August 25, 2014 by Jack

physics
Some of the branches of physics that you will study in this course investigate motion, the properties of materials, sound, light, electricity and magnetism, properties of atoms, and nuclear reactions. Give at least one example of an application of each branch.
August 25, 2014 by Jack

Science; magnets
I know that magnets are attracted to iron. I don't know the proccess of how magnets stick to something. I also need to know more sciency magnet words like magnetism and ferrous.like that. what is magnetism. stuff like that. i need help because I might fail the pssa. i dont ...
March 26, 2012 by Celest

Physics - The Branches of Physics
Give at least one example of an application of each branch: Motion -cellphone Properties of Materials Sound -Radios Light -Candle Electricity -Calculator Magnetism -VCR's Properties of atoms -Computers Nuclear physics -? Could you check to see if Ive done this right? And I ...
September 9, 2011 by Anonymous

electricity magnetism physics
A proton is release from rest at the origin in a uniform electric field in the positive x direction with magnitude 850N/C. What is the change in electric potential energy when the proton travels to x = 2.50m
October 28, 2013 by wi

PHYSICS-electricity & magnetism
An electric field exits inside a fluorescent tube of diameter 3.00cm. In one second, 2.00x10^18 electrons and 0.50x10^18 positive ions pass through a certain cross section. What is the current in the tube?
February 24, 2012 by Brandon

Materials
Give at least one example of an application of each branch: Motion -cellphone Properties of Materials Sound -Radios Light -Candle Electricity -Calculator Magnetism -VCR's Properties of atoms -Computers Nuclear physics -?
September 15, 2011 by Anonymous

Physics: Electricity and Magnetism
Four charges on a rectangle that is 6 cm by 3 cm. All but one of the corners has a positive charge. The magnitudes of the charges are all 8.40e-12 C. What is the net electric field at the center of the rectangle?
April 10, 2009 by Erica

Physics, Electricity and Magnetism, Sciences
Two small pith balls, each of mass m = 17.4 g, are suspended from the ceiling of the physics lab by 1.2 m long fine strings and are not moving. If the angle which each string makes with the vertical is = 17.9, and the charges on the two balls are equal, what is the magnitude ...
September 5, 2014 by Bryan

Physics
In a physics study group, a friend says in a profound tone that light is the only thing we can see. After a few laughs, your friend goes on to say that light is produced by the connection between electricity and magnetism. Is your friend correct? My responds is that my friend ...
August 24, 2013 by Trinitee

Physics Electricity and Magnetism
A microscopic droplet of ink in an ink-jet printer is deflected onto the paper by a force of 2.3410-4 N. If the field causing the deflection is 6.62 kN/C, what is the charge on the droplet? What equation do I use to solve and What does each value mean in the equation? thnks
August 29, 2014 by Greg

magnetism and electricity
An infinitely long wire carrying a current of 2 A is bent at a right angle as shown in the Figure. What is the magnetic field magnitude in Tesla a point P, 10 cm from the corner? 6.06810^6 T is wrong
December 2, 2013 by Sue

Science
A magnet was placed near a pile that contained both iron and sulfur. The magnet was moved gradually closer to the pile. As it neared the pile, the magnet started attracting small pieces of iron from the pile. What best describes? A. Solution or iron and sulfer can be seperated...
October 20, 2013 by Brianna

Science
Name and describe two ways in which magnetism is used in technology related to medicine? Im really not sure of the answer to this, but i do know that magnetism is the force of attraction or repulsion.
April 7, 2008 by Jenna

physics electricity and magnetism
We are told that the magnitude of the negative charge on the electron is exactly equal to the magnitude of the postive charge on the proton. But is it? Suppose that these magnitudes differ from each other by 0.000040 %. Each copper coin contains 3 X 1022 copper atoms. (a)With ...
July 1, 2010 by naveel

ELECTRICITY AND MAGNETISM
a dust particle with mass =5.0*10-9 kg and charge q =2.0nC starts from rest at point a and moves in a straight line from a to the point b ! what is its speed V at point b? please some on SOLVE it and send me ON my emial after got solved pleaseee ?
October 29, 2011 by sufyan khalil

Physics Electricity and magnetism
A current with sinusoidal time-dependence, whose peak value is 3.55 A and frequency is 463 cycles per second, passes through a long straight wire. A rectangular 72.2 cm 32.5 cm loop of copper wire is located 80.2 cm from the wire and is coplanar with it. Calculate the ...
April 28, 2013 by JD

Astronomy
The speed of light is the same for all observers, and the laws of physics are the same for all observers in uniform motion. These two statements are fundamental postulates of A) general relativity B) Newtons laws of motion C) special relativity D) the laws of electricity and ...
March 28, 2010 by Anonymous

physics electricity & magnetism
Charge Q=4 micro-coulombs is distributed uniformly over the volume of an insulating sphere of radius R=.05 meters. What is the potential difference between the center of the sphere and the surface of the sphere? How do I approach this problem? I tried integrating dV=-Edr from ...
December 3, 2011 by cooper

physics
if a electricity genreter move with the speed of 60km/h how much electricity they generate in 1 minute in volt
September 8, 2014 by rahul

electricity and magnetism
A current of 20 mA flows in a single circular loop with a radius of 2 meters. A uniform magnetic field of 1.2 T points parallel to the plane of the loop. What is the magnitude of the magnetic moment of the loop in A-m^2? What is the magnitude of the torque on the loop in N-m?
November 22, 2013 by Jason

math
In a normal month you use 1200 kWh of electricity. Your electricity provider has decided to increase the rate it charges for electricity by $0.05 per kWh. If you continue to use electricity at the same rate, how much more will it cost for one year? explain plz!!!
October 29, 2013 by anonymous0.1

Physics (Electricity & Magnetism))
Two positive point charges are placed on the x-axis. One, of magnitude 4Q, is placed at the origin. The other, of magnitude Q is placed at x=3 m. Neither charge is able to move. Where on the x-axis in meters can I place a third positive point charge such that the magnitude of ...
March 27, 2013 by Gurudev

science
Look at the picture on the immediate left here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Earth's_magnetic_field Also: http://image.gsfc.nasa.gov/poetry/magnetism/magnetism.html HOW IS THE EARTH'S MAGTISM USEFUL thanks it helped me alot!!!!!!!!!!!
December 12, 2006 by Lance

Physics
Hi. This question is from my own point of view based on electricity. Is it possible in theory to have electricity passed through wireless rather than using wires????
June 17, 2013 by anonymous

physics
Your electricity usage for a one month period is 500 kilowatt-hours. Assuming one month is equal to 30 days and that the electricity usage is uniform across the whole month, what would be the velocity of a 1 kg mass if it was given the kinetic energy equivalent to one day's ...
November 3, 2011 by pakilina

PHysics
describe briefly how a generator works. Well, I'm in the electricity unit of my course, so would this mean I have to describe how electricity's generated?
December 28, 2008 by Jane

Urgent : Electricity and Magnetism
Two charged spheres are kept at a great distance from each other. Sphere A has charge +20q and sphere B has charge -14q. A neutral conducting sphere, sphere X, is then touched upon the sphere A, then sphere B, and X, repectively, after these q(a),q(b) and q(x) are the charges...
July 4, 2014 by Ahsanur

physics
Can water,air and earth conduct electricity? If yes, then explain how they conduct electricity.
February 3, 2012 by mikylexes

physics
a family goes on vacation for a week and leaves on a fan that consumes electricity at the rate of 200 watts. If the electricity is $0.14/kWh, how much does it cost to run the fan during this time?
August 9, 2014 by kristen

physics
Choose the correct description for each "Law" of Electricity & Magnetism. The choices are faradays law lenz law ampere law are my choices correct Gives the amount of current resulting from a changing magnetic field.AMPERE LAW Gives the strength of the magnetic field resulting ...
May 1, 2011 by Ana

Electricity and Magnetism
This was actually a test question: Additional Information: This question is based on the Hall effect in a wire. Question: I want you to build a magnetic feild sensor. You have all the properties of the materials and the dimentions of the sensor. a) derive a formula for a ...
November 27, 2011 by Simon

essay: inventions
I have to write an essay for my english class. The "subject" is inventions. I came up with the phone, the car, electricity, and peanut butter. Peanut butter was more of a joke. I think that I should do electricity. If I did electricity, I could put different things that we ...
January 22, 2012 by 12-year-old-poet

statistics
The quarterly seasonal indexes for a firms electricity consumption are 115, 92, 81, and 112 for quarters I-IV. It has been forecast that electricity consumption will be 850,000 kilowatt-hours during 2008. Forecast electricity consumption for each quarter of 2008
August 16, 2009 by Yadira M

Science
Where does magnetism comes from? Magnetic forces arise from the movement of electrons (electric charge). In case you want it, here is more information on magnetism. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Magnetism http://www.phy6.org/Education/Imagnet.html http://www.factmonster.com/ce6...
April 17, 2007 by Help

chemistry
22. Choose the best description for a solid held together by London forces. A. This substance melts at -30 C to give a liquid that does not conduct electricity. B. This substance melts at 650 C and both the solid and liquid phases conduct electricity. C. This substance melts...
February 13, 2011 by Kathy R

Physics - Magnetism
The direction of magnetic lines of force change if an iron piece is placed in its field. Why?
July 29, 2013 by silent_klr

physics-magnetism
The direction of magnetic lines of force change if an iron piece is placed in its field. Why?
July 31, 2013 by silent_klr

Physics
Assuming 100% of your energy can be converted to electrical power, and electricity costs $0.10 for 1 kilowatt-hour, how high should you climb to make one penny's worth of electricity? Show all work & units. I have 288.8 watts, and that's as far as I have been able to reach.
October 5, 2010 by Amber

math
Consumers pay for electricity by the kilowatt-hour (the amount of electricity used by a 1,000-watt appliance in one hour). If electricity costs 10cents per kilowatt-hour, what is the cost of running a 100-watt lamp for 1. 1 hour? 2. 24 hours? 3. 1 year?
December 7, 2010 by Mike

Science
Why do we have an electricity crisis? What will happen if we don't save electricity?
April 15, 2009 by Rochelle

Science
I need help with static electricity and generating current electricity.
November 13, 2012 by Aamira

chemistry
Suppose a fuel-cell generator was used to produce electricity for a house. If each H2 molecule produces 2e- , how many kilograms of hydrogen would be required to generate the electricity needed for a typical house? Assume the home uses about 850 kWh of electricity per month, ...
July 11, 2010 by seth

chem
Suppose a hydrogen-oxygen fuel-cell generator was used to produce electricity for a house. Use the balanced redox reactions and the standard cell potential to predict the volume of hydrogen gas (at STP) required each month to generate the electricity needed for a typical house...
August 9, 2010 by Anonymous

Chemistry
Suppose a fuel-cell generator was used to produce electricity for a house. If each H2 molecule produces 2e- how many kilograms of hydrogen would be required to generate the electricity needed for a typical house? Assume the home uses about 850 kWh of electricity per month, ...
April 13, 2012 by Anonymous

Chemistry
Suppose a fuel-cell generator was used to produce electricity for a house. If each H2 molecule produces 2e-, how many kilograms of hydrogen would be required to generate the electricity needed for a typical house? Assume the home uses about 850 kWh of electricity per month, ...
July 30, 2011 by norma

Chemistry
Suppose a hydrogen-oxygen fuel-cell generator was used to produce electricity for a house. Use the balanced redox reactions and the standard cell potential to predict the volume of hydrogen gas (at STP) required each month to generate the electricity needed for a typical house...
April 13, 2010 by Katelynn

Science
Solid table salt does not conduct electricity. How does dissolving salt in water allow electricity to flow?
December 1, 2009 by Easton

Chemistry
A household receives a $155 electricity bill. The cost of electricity is $0.129/kWh.How much energy, in joules, did the household use?
September 7, 2014 by Anonymous

science
Why are plasmas able to conduct electricity? Plasmas are electricity: all ions, free to move.
January 23, 2007 by Ryan

Science 2 questions
how and where is electricity generated in British Columbia, Canada? describe how most of the electricity is generated in England or another country. But it must be different than what occurs in B.C. Please help, thanks:)
April 9, 2013 by Olly

physics - magnetism
A simple generator has a 780-loop square coil 21.0 cm on a side. How fast must it turn in a 0.650 T field to produce a 150 V peak output? I got 6.71 rev/s but that is wrong
May 13, 2010 by Anonymous

Physics 103
So I have a question about magnetism. A charged particle moves through a region of space and experiences no magnetic force. Does that mean that the magnetic field is zero?
March 2, 2010 by Kate

Physics
In a hydroelectric dam, water falls 26.0 m and then spins a turbine to generate electricity. What is ∆U of 1.0 kg of water? Suppose the dam is 80% efficient at converting the water's potential energy to electrical energy. How many kilograms of water must pass through the...
November 30, 2009 by Zach

Science
When people want to use water to create electricity they generally build a dam to hold the water back, creating a large lake behind the dam. Why is it necessary to hold the water back with a dam in order to produce electricity? A)It increases the amount of water available. B)...
April 4, 2012 by Mia pleaseee helppp

Physics
Please give me numerically answer of tata mcgrawhill book class 10 of physics electricity total unsolved
August 4, 2011 by Abhishek kumar sahi

Science
List ways simple plants affect your life each day. (HINT: Where do electricity and heat for homes come from?) food, heat and electricity(from fossils and coal and oil), cars (gasoline from oil), etc.
February 7, 2007 by Jessica

maths
The monthly standing charge for a electrical company is 12.50 plus a cost of 0.16 per unit of electricity used. A customers monthly bill was 156.18. Determine how many units of electricity the customer used in that month.
May 3, 2013 by james

physics
why woods do not radiate electricity?
January 9, 2009 by Alveera

physics
5 usage for electricity.(in points)
October 10, 2012 by sumi

electricty and magnetism
did anyone do the question on the graph? can you help me please/ thanks
December 17, 2013 by anton

Chem
The best solar panels currently available are about 13% efficient in converting sunlight to electricity. A typical home will use about 40. kWh of electricity a day. Assuming 8 hours of useful sunlight per day, calculate the minimum solar panel surface area necessary to provide...
October 20, 2006 by Joe

Physics
1.) A lawnmower engine claims to provide 18 hp of power and 6.25 ft lb of torque. If this is true, what must be the rotational speed in RPM? 2.) The conversion of the shaft power of a wind turbine to electricity is the function of the generator. Assume it has an efficiency of ...
November 22, 2010 by Carl

Physics
1.) A lawnmower engine claims to provide 18 hp of power and 6.25 ft lb of torque. If this is true, what must be the rotational speed in RPM? 2.) The conversion of the shaft power of a wind turbine to electricity is the function of the generator. Assume it has an efficiency of...
November 22, 2010 by Pleseansermi

Chemistry
Regarding conductivity: 1. If a solution has a high conductivity, it indicates that there are a lot of __________________ in solution. [Answer: ions] 2. Pure acetic acid does not conduct electricity, nor does pure water, but a mixture of the two does conduct. This is explained...
November 24, 2009 by .

Physics
An Electricity account shows that a household has used 1400 units of electrical energy during a three month period. Calculate : a)the number of joules of energy used in this time. b)the average number of joulesof energy used perday . c)the average power consumption in watts. d...
June 1, 2011 by Nelly

Physics
An Electricity account shows that a household has used 1400 units of electrical energy during a three month period. Calculate : a)the number of joules of energy used in this time. b)the average number of joulesof energy used perday . c)the average power consumption in watts. d...
June 2, 2011 by Nelly

physics (electricity)
what is charging(electrifying) by induction?
June 12, 2008 by Naomi

Math
The amount of a monthly electric bill (B, measured in $) depends on the amount of electricity used that month (E, measured in kWh). A typical public utility charges $0.12 per kWh for the first 300 kWh used, $0.17 per kWh for the next 600 kWh used, and $0.29 per kWh for any ...
December 4, 2012 by alice

Physics (electricity and Magnetism)
A long straight and thin wire has a charge Q per unit length. It is also carrying a current I. A point charge is moving with a velocity v parallel to the conductor, at a distance d from it. Find the velocity v, supposing a correct direction for the current and the current ...
June 1, 2014 by John

statistics
6. According to the records of Enersource, an electric company serving the Mississauga area, the mean electricity consumption for all households during winter is 1650 kilowatt-hours per month. Assume that the monthly electricity consumption during winter by all households in ...
June 23, 2013 by david

science
How is magnetism used to support the theory of seafloor spreading?
March 23, 2009 by sara

SCIENCE
Most electricity is produced using fossil fuels. Some people think electricity should be produced using resources such as wind,water,and solar energy. Why might people have this opinion?
November 3, 2011 by Ally

chemistry
1) why do copper 2 sulfate chrystals not conduct electricty? 2)why is copper 2 sulfate solution a good conductor of electricity? 3)why is water a poor conductor of electricity ,
November 22, 2010 by olivia

Electricity
Refrigerators requires a lot of electricity and uses the most electrical energy in most households. Why do refrigerators require so much energy to be operated?
April 8, 2014 by Sasha

physics
Identify the area of physics that is most relevant to each of the following situations. Explain your reasoning. a. a high school football game b. food preperation for the prom c. playing in the school band d. lightning in a thunderstorm e. wearing a pair of sunglasses outside ...
August 21, 2006 by Anonymous

Physics
Why is using mirrors to generate electricity not a common practice?
March 20, 2014 by Cherie

Chemistry
Which of these is more efficient on a large/small scale (power generation) and why? burning hydrogen to generate heat to drive turbines to produce electricity or directly producing electricity in a fuel cell reaction Can hydrogen be piped into homes, offices the way natural ...
May 8, 2011 by Alicia

physics, magnetism
A long thin copper wire has a mass of 100 grams / meter. If it is arranged near the surface of the earth pointing north in a 0.5 Tesla magnetic field pointing west, what current (in amps) is needed to levitate the rod (against gravity)?
November 26, 2013 by utuchegal

English
To protect the environment, what do you have to do? 1. I'd better use less water. 2. I'd better take the stairs instead of the elevator. 3. I'd better ride my bike to school. 4. I'd better use less electricity. 5. I'd better not use paper cups or plates. 6. I'd better not use ...
April 8, 2014 by rfvv

math
Collect the water and electricity bill for your flat in the month of June, July and August- 2014. Construct a double bar graph for it. a) In which month is the consumption of water more? b) In which month is the consumption of electricity less?
August 27, 2014 by sandra

English
1. What do you think of a solar house? - I think the solar house makes money for us. - I think the solar house makes energy from the sun. - I think the solar house uses the sun to make energy. - I think the solar house uses the sun to make electricity. - I think the solar ...
November 18, 2009 by rfvv

science
how is the earth's magnetism useful It provides a navigation mark for hikers and sailors.
December 12, 2006 by kizzy

Ivy Tech
The source of magnetism is A)polarization B)magnetic monopoles C)electrons D)protons
March 26, 2010 by Kim Love

Pie Charts
On the pie chart it reads: 1999 U.S. Electricity Generation by Fuel Type (Billion Kilowat hours) Coal: 1882, 51% Natural Gas:565 15.3% Petroleum: 119, 3.2% Nuclear: 728, 19.7% Hydroelectric: 307, 8.3% Other Renewables: 89, 2.5% What was the total amount of electricity ...
December 13, 2012 by Jake

Science (URGENT#2)
Select any four of the physical properites listed in Table 1.1 on page 22 and use them to describe: gold, sugar, water. I don't quite understand what this question is asking. Here is the table of physical properties as mentioned. State - solid, liquid, gas Colour - colour ...
May 7, 2009 by John

Chemistry #2
Select any four of the physical properites listed in Table 1.1 on page 22 and use them to describe: gold, sugar, water. I don't quite understand what this question is asking. Maybe you could give an example? Here is the table of physical properties as mentioned. State - solid...
May 7, 2009 by John

Physics
Why would you get an e3lectric shock if you flew a kite close to the electricity wires?
March 13, 2012 by Ruth

Physics
Why would you get an e3lectric shock if you flew a kite close to the electricity wires?
March 13, 2012 by Ruth

Science: Discovering Magnetism
How is the strength of two magnetic poles related to the force between them?
January 27, 2014 by Losa

English
Sunlight hits the solar cells on the backpack. The solar cells change sunlight into electricity. The electricity is stored in the battery. A cell phone or an MP3 player can be plugged into it. (In this passage, what does 'it' refer to in the last sentence?)
December 7, 2010 by rfvv

science
why is copper used for electrical wiring? The have writen 'Copper is a good conductor of electricity.' Is this correct? Yes, copper is a good conductor of electricity. It also is ductile (easily drawn into wires) (extruded), copper ore is realitively plentiful, etc.
April 1, 2007 by sean

Physics- magnetism
The four wires in the figure are tilted at 20degrees with respect to the field direction. Each carries a 4.5 current and is 0.35m long. What is the magnitude and direction of the force on each wire? (the answer is in terms of B-magnetic field) Image: h t t p: //p osti mage. or...
March 7, 2011 by Bob

Science
I want to make a small model of how electricity is created by burning coal. I want to show a model that works and be able to light up and very small light bulb(the ones found in an average school microscope). How would I do this. You will find this difficult. I would suggest ...
December 18, 2006 by Gina

Science -Electricity
A complete circut requires an _____ ____ for electricity to flow from the ______to the _______ in the circut and ______to the battery. I'm trying to fill in the blanks. I think the first two are electric current think the second two are positive and negative but unsure of the ...
May 14, 2009 by Adam

physics
What are the dangers associated with electricity in your home? What can be done to limit or prevent the possibilities of dying or getting hurt?
August 31, 2010 by Anonymous

physics
What are the dangers associated with electricity in your home? What can be done to limit or prevent the possibilities of dying or getting hurt?
September 1, 2010 by Anonymous

earth
#15 The primary cause of crustal movement is_________ a.) conduction b.) convection c.) magnetism d.) radiation please help have no idea
January 13, 2013 by ?

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