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Static Electric Experiment Using Tissue Paper
 
Rising Tissue Paper
Materials you will need:

• Scissors
• Tissue paper
• Woollen jumper / sweater
• Plastic comb / pen

Is this magic?

 
Steps
 
1.  Cut up some small pieces of tissue paper.

2.  Charge up the comb / pen by rubbing it against a jumper / sweater or combing through your hair around ten times.

3.  Hold the comb / pen just over the small pieces of tissue paper.

This is a fun experiment to watch as the tissue paper is pulled up by the charged comb / pen.

 
 
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