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published by the The Science House: NC State University
written by Mike Smith
This page, a write up of a presentation made at AAPT on August 1996, provides a list of activities/demonstrations that can be done with a Van de Graaff generator.
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Corona discharge, Van de Graaff, balloon, candle, electrorheological liquid, fluorescent tube, generator, hair, hat, peanuts, polystyrene cup, spark, thumbtack, water, wig
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M. Smith, (The Science House: NC State University, Jacksonville, 2004), WWW Document, (http://www.thesciencehouse.org/physics-demonstrations/a-myriad-of-demonstrations-using-a-van-de-graaff-generator.php).
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M. Smith, A Myriad of Demonstrations Using a Van de Graaff Generator (The Science House: NC State University, Jacksonville, 2004), <http://www.thesciencehouse.org/physics-demonstrations/a-myriad-of-demonstrations-using-a-van-de-graaff-generator.php>.
APA Format
Smith, M. (2006, September 8). A Myriad of Demonstrations Using a Van de Graaff Generator. Retrieved September 17, 2014, from The Science House: NC State University: http://www.thesciencehouse.org/physics-demonstrations/a-myriad-of-demonstrations-using-a-van-de-graaff-generator.php
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Smith, Mike. A Myriad of Demonstrations Using a Van de Graaff Generator. Jacksonville: The Science House: NC State University, September 8, 2006. http://www.thesciencehouse.org/physics-demonstrations/a-myriad-of-demonstrations-using-a-van-de-graaff-generator.php (accessed 17 September 2014).
MLA Format
Smith, Mike. A Myriad of Demonstrations Using a Van de Graaff Generator. Jacksonville: The Science House: NC State University, 2004. 8 Sep. 2006. 17 Sep. 2014 <http://www.thesciencehouse.org/physics-demonstrations/a-myriad-of-demonstrations-using-a-van-de-graaff-generator.php>.
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