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You will probably die. Water is an excellent conductor for electricty. At least you will die without burn marks :P

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Q: If lightning strikes while you are in the bathtub what will happen?
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Why won't you be harmed if lightning strikes your car while you are inside?

Because the car will act as a Faraday cage (the electricity will flow round the outside).

What would happen if you got struck by lightning while on a bike?

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Is it more likely for a person to be struck by lightning while standing below a tall tree or a short one.give reason?

Below a tall tree because lightning usually strikes the tallest point. If you are beneath a tall tree, the lightning will be pointed in your direction.

Can you use computer while there is lighting and thunder?

You shouldn't....if something bad were to happen (like a close lightning strike or just really bad rain) the computer will probably turn off itself because of a power surge or something. But you should turn it off. almost 75% of lightning strikes are caused because someone was using a piece of technology in a thunderstorm.

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What can cause a forest fire to start?

Many things, these include cigarettes, charcoal, matches, even a lightning strike. ----------------- I just checked with Smokey the Bear: While lightning strikes can cause forest fires, nine out ten are human caused. Sad, ain't it?

How can I be struck by lightning?

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How did jim Morrison die from?

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What happens when lighting strikes while your in the air..Example if you were to jump before the lighting struck your body. Would you get less of a shock since you are not grounded?

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Can electric tornadoes happen?

No. While tornadoes are usually accompanied by lightning and can sometimes produce static discharges, electricity has nothing to do with the way they work.

Can you give me a sentence with lightning?

it was a cold frosty night while lightning was in the backgorund

What is lightning and how does it happen tell in oder how happen?

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Is lightning more dangerous than fire?

Fires can be more dangerous and destructive than lightning storms. Fires make take a while to be put out, while lightning is quick and not constant.

Does the lightning bolt come up while the iPod is charging in a wall charger?

It does come up, & it only take no more than 5 seconds for this to happen.

What happen when light strikes a smooth and shiny colored glass?

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What is the answer to number 81 on the impossible quiz?

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What is cloud to cloud lightning?

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What is the safe distance from Lightning while swimming?

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What would happen if you got struck by ball lightning?

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Does cold air expand?

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