Subject: Can you please explain in detail how sparks are formed
Date: Tue Dec 3 19:10:24 2002
Posted by Peter
Grade level: 10-12
School: Seaton Burn
City: Newcastle State/Province: Northumberland
Area of science: Physics
are there any formulas which include any of the following- spark gap, breakdown
voltage and atmospheric pressure, also what energy is required to form a spark
in normal atmospheric conditions over a distance less than 5mm and why is this?
Re: Can you please explain in detail how sparks are formed
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