Making An Electromagnet

You will be creating an electromagnet, using a battery, wire, a nail and tape. When you are finished, you will write, on a 12x18 card, a paragraph about your electromagnet. You must answer the questions below, in the paragraph that you write.


What did you make?
What is an electromagnet?
How does it work?
How is it like a magnet?
How is it different from a temporary magnet?
What are four objects in your house that have electromagnets?

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