# Electric fields

In this lesson we will be learning about electric fields. We will learn how to draw field diagrams and how to interpret them.

Quiz:

# Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

## Question 5

Q1.Revision: Which particle is transferred when insulators are charged by friction?

1/5

Q2.What did Benjamin Franklin hypothesise in his famous 'kite experiment'?

2/5

Q3.What invention happened after his kite experiment?

3/5

Q4.What is a spark?

4/5

Q5.By what process is charge built up in a cloud?

5/5

Quiz:

# Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

## Question 5

Q1.Revision: Which particle is transferred when insulators are charged by friction?

1/5

Q2.What did Benjamin Franklin hypothesise in his famous 'kite experiment'?

2/5

Q3.What invention happened after his kite experiment?

3/5

Q4.What is a spark?

4/5

Q5.By what process is charge built up in a cloud?

5/5

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# Worksheet

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Quiz:

# Electric Fields

This quiz will test your knowledge from this lesson and your prior learning.

## Question 6

Q1.Revision: Which particle is transferred when insulators are charged by friction?

1/6

Q2.Revision: When a negatively charged object and a positively charged object are brought close together what happens?

2/6

Q3.Which two statements below describe how to increase the electric field?

Select two (2) boxes

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Q4.You are observing the electric field around a positive charge. Which way does the field point?

4/6

Q5.You are observing the electric field around a negative charge. Which way does the field point?

5/6

Q6.Which of these statements best describes where we find electric fields?

6/6

Quiz:

# Electric Fields

This quiz will test your knowledge from this lesson and your prior learning.

## Question 6

Q1.Revision: Which particle is transferred when insulators are charged by friction?

1/6

Q2.Revision: When a negatively charged object and a positively charged object are brought close together what happens?

2/6

Q3.Which two statements below describe how to increase the electric field?

Select two (2) boxes

3/6

Q4.You are observing the electric field around a positive charge. Which way does the field point?

4/6

Q5.You are observing the electric field around a negative charge. Which way does the field point?

5/6

Q6.Which of these statements best describes where we find electric fields?

6/6

# Lesson summary: Electric fields

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