Please expain Static Electricity and Current Electricity. State characteristics of each type and the similarities and differences between the twoexamples would also help :)

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Static electricity is the BUILD UP of charges in an object and current electricity is the FLOW of electrons in an object.

  • static electricity- a kind of electricity produced by rubbing 2 different materials together to create friction/heat which makes static electricity.
  • current electricity- a kind of electricity that has continuous movement of electrons


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