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Anyone understand science?

Does anyone know how to find out if fruit or vegtable can generate electricity? How wold you go about that?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 10:05 PM on Sep. 22, 2010 in

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  • Google it. Maybe even try you tube.
    GrnEyedGrandma

    Answer by GrnEyedGrandma at 10:07 PM on Sep. 22, 2010

  • Wow.....that 's a first! Try GOOGLE. I have no idea. My science knowledge is limited to Biology and Zoology. And Astronomy. Sorry.
    gertie41

    Answer by gertie41 at 10:08 PM on Sep. 22, 2010

  • Google potato to conduct electricity

    Sisteract

    Answer by Sisteract at 10:10 PM on Sep. 22, 2010

  • I THINK you need paper clips, some wire, and a small light bulb (flashlight size). You need 2 pieces of wire. Put one end of each wire on a paper clip, then stick each paper clip into the fruit or vegetable(not touching each other). Have the other end each touch one side of the lightbulb. If it lights, there ya go.
    LostTheSlipper

    Answer by LostTheSlipper at 10:14 PM on Sep. 22, 2010

  • LOL...potatoes definitely will.
    BradenIsMySon

    Answer by BradenIsMySon at 10:36 PM on Sep. 22, 2010

  • Google. That would be beyond me. Sorry
    tyfry7496

    Answer by tyfry7496 at 10:43 PM on Sep. 23, 2010

  • Yes, the potato will, but I am not sure about the others. Also check out Science Buddies - they have awesome project ideas and an expert forum that allows you to ask any question and a scientist will answer you :)
    science_spot

    Answer by science_spot at 6:10 PM on Sep. 24, 2010

  • I know my kids have done it and I think it was the potato one they did.
    KimPippin

    Answer by KimPippin at 2:17 PM on Sep. 25, 2010

  • I know that we've done that experiment with lemons and it worked. Never tried the potatoes.
    michiganmom116

    Answer by michiganmom116 at 3:12 PM on Sep. 25, 2010

  • I've seen the potato. I would search for the potato (and apparently lemon!) info to see what else is out there. Could make for an interesting science experiment to see which foods will and won't.
    tyheamma

    Answer by tyheamma at 10:01 AM on Sep. 27, 2010

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