The Dangerous Book for Boys - Essential Electronics
Based on the bestselling children’s book The Dangerous Book for Boys,
this kit presents electronics every kid should know through fun,
engaging, and impressive experiments and activities.
Learn about electric current and electrons. Conduct hair-raising
experiments with static electricity. Read a brief history of the
research and discoveries associated with electricity and electronics.
Investigate materials to see if they are conductors or insulators.
Assemble series circuits and parallel circuits. Discover the
relationships between voltage, current, and power.
Experiment with resistors, capacitors, diodes, and LEDs. Investigate
logical circuits and transistors. Build an electromagnet, an electric
motor, a voltaic pile, a joy buzzer, and a vibrating bug.
Learn about how some common electronic devices work, such as cell
phones, computers, satellites, and televisions.
Parents and grandparents will appreciate this nostalgic kit, updated for
today’s kids. With more than 30 hands-on experiments and projects, it
offers a great opportunity for parent-son bonding.
The full-color, 32-page manual guides your experiments. Ages 8 and up.