Electric Fields

United States, 1959

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Episode of Series “PSSC physics”.
Discusses an electric field as a mathematical aid and as a physical entity. Experiments demonstrate the vector addition of fields, the shielding effect by closed metallic surfaces and the electric force which drives an electric current in a conductor.

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production company

Educational Services

Duration

00:24:43:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1959

Appears in

PSSC physics

Group of items

PSSC physics

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ACMI Identifier

320611

Language

English

Subject categories

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Mathematics - Study and teaching

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Science - Study and teaching

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Electric conductors

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Electric fields

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Electrical currents

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Mathematics - Study and teaching

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Physics

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Science - Experiments

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Science - Study and teaching

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

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Sound

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Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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