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This item is a lesson plan for the teacher of beginning high school physics and/or physical science.  It provides directions for designing a simple electroscope demonstration and updates the classic "kissing balloon" activity with creative additions.  Included are printable student data sheets and comprehensive background information on static electricity. This lesson is part of a larger collection generated by the University of Virginia Department of Physics outreach program.
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Electricity & Magnetism
- Electrostatics
- Lower Undergraduate
- High School
- Middle School
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© 2003 University of Virginia, Physics Department
Keywords:
balloon electroscope, charge, electricity, electroscope, electrostatics
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Metadata instance created November 9, 2006 by Caroline Hall
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November 21, 2011 by Caroline Hall
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January 31, 2003
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AIP Format
(University of Virginia, 2003), WWW Document, (http://galileo.phys.virginia.edu/Education/outreach/8thgradesol/BalloonElectroscopeFrm.htm).
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University of Virginia Physical Science SOL Activities: Balloon Electroscope, (University of Virginia, 2003), <http://galileo.phys.virginia.edu/Education/outreach/8thgradesol/BalloonElectroscopeFrm.htm>.
APA Format
University of Virginia Physical Science SOL Activities: Balloon Electroscope. (2003, January 31). Retrieved September 24, 2014, from University of Virginia: http://galileo.phys.virginia.edu/Education/outreach/8thgradesol/BalloonElectroscopeFrm.htm
Chicago Format
University of Virginia. University of Virginia Physical Science SOL Activities: Balloon Electroscope. University of Virginia, January 31, 2003. http://galileo.phys.virginia.edu/Education/outreach/8thgradesol/BalloonElectroscopeFrm.htm (accessed 24 September 2014).
MLA Format
University of Virginia Physical Science SOL Activities: Balloon Electroscope. University of Virginia, 2003. 31 Jan. 2003. 24 Sep. 2014 <http://galileo.phys.virginia.edu/Education/outreach/8thgradesol/BalloonElectroscopeFrm.htm>.
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@misc{ Title = {University of Virginia Physical Science SOL Activities: Balloon Electroscope}, Publisher = {University of Virginia}, Volume = {2014}, Number = {24 September 2014}, Month = {January 31, 2003}, Year = {2003} }
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