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Battery

Environmental Impacts of the Battery The creation of the battery was invented in 1859 by a man named Gaston Plante. Over the years as technology advances so do they batteries adding different materials like nickel, zinc, lead, graphite, carbon and toxic acids such as acid, magnesium dioxide, and hydrochloric acid making it one of the most helpful inventions known to mankind. Throughout our everyday lives a lot of things we use require a battery. The disposable battery converts chemical energy into...

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Potato Battery

Potato Battery Lois Fruen and Chelen Johnson Topic Construction of a battery Time 45 minutes to 1 hour Safety ! Please click on the safety icon to view the safety precautions. Adult supervision is necessary for the soldering of the alligator clips to the wire and when taking apart the battery. Dispose of the potatoes...

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battery technology

Technology Essay Ali Battery Only once in a lifetime will a new invention come about to touch every aspect of our lives. An important technology integrated into our society and around theworld is the invention of the Battery. Among many inventions of our modernworld, the battery stands out as an amazing on going development with its effect on almost every portable electric powered device. An electrical battery is acombination of one or more electrochemical cells, used to convert storedchemical...

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Battery Industry

is that, since its acquisition, Duracell has become a drain on the financial performance of Gillette. The board needs to decide what should be done to turn Duracell around and restore Gillette to a dependable financial performer. 2. How is the battery industry (you can use five forces analysis to answer this question)? Has it been changing? If yes, how? Overall, the industry is very attractive. New entrants realize the potential of snagging a piece of a highly profitable industry that produced...

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Orange Battery

SCIENCE INVESTIGATORY PROJECT ORANGE BATTERY (ENERGY DERIVED FROM ORANGES) Submitted By: GROUP 4 I – Alpha Centauri Leader: Jake Russell S. Arevalo Members: Iris A. Gervacio Shara Lyn R. Castrillo Mary Claire A. Malata Ivhan S. Sancho Submitted To: Teacher Hazel F. Solis TABLE OF CONTENTS I. ABSTRACT 2 II. INTRODUCTION 3 III. REVIEW OF RELATED LITERATURE 4 IV. METHODOLOGY 6 V. FINISHED PRODUCT 9 VI. CONCLUSION...

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POTATO INTO BATTERY

 POTATO INTO BATTERY Abstract a.Purpose To lessen the consume of electric charge b. Procedure We insert copper and zinc electrodes in to the potato, close but not touching each other. We use Clip leads to connect our electrodes to the Multimeter to measure voltage between two electrodes or current passing through the multimeter. For this experiment we used a galvanized nail for our Zinc electrode. c. Result It did go well and the potato did give voltage to the equipment (clock) However,...

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Potato Battery

POTATO BATTERY Abstract a. Purpose To lessen the consume of electric charge b. Procedure We insert copper and zinc electrodes in to the potato, close but not touching each other. We use Clip leads to connect our electrodes to the Multimeter to measure voltage between two electrodes or current passing through the multimeter. For this experiment we removed the shell of a broken AA battery for our Zinc electrode. (Make sure to test your multimeter by connecting its Positive and Negative...

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Fruit Battery

ABSTRACT A Fruit battery is a device used in experiments proposed in many science textbooks around the world. It is made by inserting two different metallic objects, for example a galvanized nail and a copper coin, into an ion bridge (for example a lemon, a potato or paper soaked in salt water or acid). The copper coin serves as the positive electrode or cathode and the galvanized nail as the electron-producing negative electrode or anode. These two objects work as electrodes, causing anelectrochemical...

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Carrot Battery

Make a Carrot Battery This activity uses a common carrot and two different metals to make a enough electricity to run a small digital clock. Materials: Two Large Raw Carrots; 2 Pennies; 2 Large Galvanized Nails; 3 pieces of 6" long wire; Small Digital Clock (Tandy (Radio Shack) or Maplin - "Stick-on Timer" £3.50/ $4.99. The digital clock can be extracted from an inexpensive alarm clock or it can be purchased from an electronics store. Slice of about 1 inch from each carrot and discard. Place...

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Fruit Battery

The Fruit Battery March 19, 2007 7th grade Abstract My objective was to determine which fruit would make the battery for a clock. Procedure 1. Gather all things needed for experiment. 2. Wash hands for safety. 3. Take the clock module and place fruit in the two holders. 4. Remove plastic coatings at the end of all wires with scissors. 5. Take the black cable and tie one end to the Zinc metal contact. 6. Take the blue cable and tie one end to the Zinc metal...

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