5G50.15 - Curie Quarter

Curie Quarter

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PIRA Classification: 5G50.15

Description: A Canadian quarter hangs from a length of wire. As Canadian quarters are magnetic, it is attracted to a large horseshoe magnet. When the quarter is heated, it falls away. When the quarter cools, it is attracted to the magnet again.

Special Instructions: None

Condition: Good

Setup time: 2 minutes

Safety Issues: Hot quarter and burner.