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Can an electric current move through water?

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July 20, 2017 3:06PM

yes Charge carrying capacity of water Electric current will not move through water if the water is pure i.e. free form ions (distilled water, Ultra pure water. If the water have any impurities of dissolved salts there will be a movement of free ions, they will carry electric charge. The charge carrying capacity of water is called its conductivity. Conductivity will be measured by whetstone bridge method.