Science Experiment Kit - Dangerous Book: Essential Electronics


Based on the bestselling children s book The Dangerous Book for Boys, the Essential Electronics Kit allows you to learn about electric current and electrons! Conduct hair-raising experiments with static electricity, and read a brief history of the research and discoveries associated with electricity and electronics. Investigate materials to see if they are conductors or insulators. Assemble series circuits and parallel circuits, and discover the relationships between voltage, current, and power. Experiment with resistors, capacitors, diodes, and LEDs! Investigate logical circuits and transistors. Build an electromagnet, an electric motor, a voltaic pile, a joy buzzer, and a vibrating bug! Learn about how some common electronic devices work, such as cell phones, computers, satellites, and televisions. Parents and grandparents will appreciate this nostalgic kit, updated for today s children! The full-color, 32-page manual guides your experiments. One (1) 9-Volt battery required (not included). For ages 8 and up. Materials: Metal, Cardboard, Rubber, Magnet, Wood, Zinc, Brass, Wire, Polystyrene. Dimensions: 10.5" L x 2.4" W x 10.5" H; - Packaged; 1.5 lbs