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# What is the movement of static electricity called?

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### What is the movement of static electricity into an object called?

current &lt;&lt;&gt;&gt; The movement of static electricity into an object called a static discharge.

### What is the relationship between atoms and static electricity?

static electricity can be called high voltage static electricity can be called high voltage static electricity can bend water

### Is lighting static electricity?

Yes, it is static electricity caused by the charge build up from the movement of air over the earth.

### Electricity that is not flowing?

. . is called static electricity.

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### The buildup of charges on an object is called?

It is static electricity or in other words just static, or just a static charge.

### Static electricity is electricity at rest. true of false?

The statement is not correct. Electricity is generated by the movement of the charges. So if the charges are static, i.e if they do not change their position then how electricity/current will be produced.

### A discharge of static electricity from a huge cloud is called a?

A discharge of static electricity from a huge cloud is called lightning.

### Can neutrons cause static electricity?

No. The movement of electrons is what causes electricity, and neutrons take no part in it.

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### How is current electricity the same as static electricity?

It isn't the same. Static electricity is created by friction between two objects, and current electricity is a flow of continuos movement of electrons. Hope this helps!

### How is static electricity the same as current electricity?

It isn't the same. Static electricity is created by friction between two objects, and current electricity is a flow of continuos movement of electrons. Hope this helps!