Bending a jet of water (observation)

Bending a jet of water (observation)

A surprising phenomenon occurs when we hold a statically charged ruler near water flowing from a tap.

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Chemistry

Keywords

waterjet, water, water molecule, polar, polarity, dipole, dipole molecule, molecule polarity, electrostatics, electric charge, Coulomb, charge, electron, rubbing, plastic, ruler, experiment, chemistry, physics

On-screen labels

Jet of water, Plastic ruler, Cloth, Rub the ruler with the cloth., Place the ruler close to the jet of water and observe what happens., What do you think causes this phenomenon?
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