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This page illustrates the concept of work against an electric force using the examples of the Van de Graaff generator and lightening. There are also shorter examples of the Xerox machine and electric charge on transparency sheets as well as links to sites relating to the Van de Graaff machine or lightening. This is an optional section of "From Stargazers to Starships". French and Italian translations are available.

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    Informal Education,lightening,Higher Education,NSDL,Electrostatics,Undergraduate (Lower Division),oai:nsdl.org:2200/20061003061929919T,High School,NSDL_SetSpec_439869,van de graaff generator,Vocational/Professional Development Education,Electricity & Magnetism,Physics,electrical work

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