Be a Super Searcher and see if you can find the answers to these ten questions in the sections about electricity.
a: Print out the following sheets.
b: Write your answers in the spaces provided.
c: When you have finished pass the sheet to your teacher.
Rubbing the surface of a material with another material can make it have an e_______________________ c_______________________.
Rubbing a glass rod with silk makes it lose e_______________________, so it becomes p_______________________ charged.
Clouds can become heavily charged with e_______________________. Lightning, which is a heavily charged electrical s_______________________ then passes between the clouds and the e_______________________.
Most of the large appliances in our home are powered by M_______________________ E_______________________.
Lots of the appliances are fitted with p_______________________ that can be inserted into a s_______________________.
Many small electrical appliances use b_______________________.
Some of these are ______________________________________________.
Electricity will only flow in a c_______________________ c_______________________.
Never play with p_______________________ or s_______________________, or anything that uses e_______________________.
Never play near p_______________________ or overhead c_______________________.
Remember: ELECTRICITY CAN K_______________________!
Lightning follows simple paths to the g_______________________. To stay safe, keep away from tall t_______________________ in a t_______________________ and do not stand in fields or on the top of a hill.