5 terms

Electricity and Magnetism Chapter 2 section 1

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Static Electricity
Charges build up on an object, but they do not flow continuously.
Electric Force
Attraction or repulsion between electric charges.
Friction
The transfer of electrons from one uncharged object to another by rubbing
Conduction
The transfer of electrons from a charged object to another object by direct contact.
Induction
The transfer of electrons to one part of an object that is caused by the electric field of a second object.