Asked in Electricity and Magnetism
Electricity and Magnetism
What is the term used to describe objects that are not attracted to magnets?
Are permanent magnets the same thing as regular magnets?
Yes Permanent magnets is the term used to describe magnets that are always magnetic, an non permanent magnet would be an electro magnet which is only a magnet when an electric current is put through it. ...
Asked in Physics
What term would you use to describe the attraction between two objects?
Rather depends on the objects and what you are measuring! Gravitational, magnetic or electric charge. ...
Asked in Science
Why is that some metal objects not attracted to a magnet?
There is no necessary relationship between metals and magnets. Some metals and non-metals are attracted to magnets, while others aren't. Different materials have different characteristics, which vary not only depending on their elemental composition, but also their structure. Even frogs can be magnetized if you try hard enough. Furthermore, the term "magnet" is not specific enough to answer this question. There are ferromagnetic materials, ferrimagnetic materials, paramagnetic materials, dimagnetic materials, electromagnets, etc, all of which work differently. ...
Asked in Physics, Earth Sciences
What is the term used to describe objects that allow light to pass through them?
Objects that allow most light to pass through are described as transparent. In contrast, translucent objects allow some light to pass through, but don't let you see objects. Opaque objects allow no light to pass through. ...
Which termis used to describe the buildup of electtical charges on objects due to friction?
The term used to describe the build up of electric charge on a non-conductive material due to friction is static electricity. ...
Asked in Animated TV Series, Cartoons
Is it weird to be attracted to cartoon characters?
"Attracted" is a loaded term, in this context; in that light, no, you may be attracted, strictly speaking, to just about anything--hopefully edifying. ...
Asked in Galaxies
Can galaxies stand still?
Nothing in the Universe can stand still in the long term, since objects are attracted gravitationally by other objects. On the other hand, please note that any movement must be specified with respect to some "reference frame", for example, some other object. ...
Asked in Geometry
What geometric term can be used to describe things like F as a mark?
Since there is no way to know what F is, it is impossible to place a geometic term to the object. There are various geometric terms which may apply to objects depending on their structure. ...
Asked in Gay Lesbian and Bisexual
Is there a term for someone who is ONLY physically attracted Not Emotionally to people of the same sex ie physically and emotionally attracted to women only physically to men What is the term?
Physically attracted to both must mean Bisexual, as this need not require emotional involvement. ...
Asked in Science
What is the term given to something the is attracted to water?
When water is attracted to water it is called cohesion. When water is attracted to other materials, it is called adhesion. This occurs because water is polar. ...
What term is used to describe the people and events that influence a writer?
the term to describe that would be: "historical context".
Asked in Magnetism, Metal and Alloys
What term is given to magnets made of iron cobalt nickel or the alloys of those metals?
They are called ferromagnets or permanent magnets. They are also called man-made or synthetic magnets. If you're on A+, the correct answer is ferromagnets. - Dawn Ayers ...
Asked in The Difference Between
What is the difference between a photo and still photography?
A photo is a general term for a picture taken by a camera and using a range of technique. Still photography is a specific term to describe the, usually professional, process of photographing still life objects. ...