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William Beatty

Find the article "What is Electricity?" by William Beatty.

Question 1

What does Beatty see as the problem with asking such an apparently simple question?

Question 2

Does Beatty seem worried by the fact that the answer to the question "what is electricity?" had so many answers in the late nineteenth century?

Question 3

What question(s) does Beatty think that we should ask about electricity instead?

Question 4

Does Beatty have an answer to the problems that people were having with the uncertain identity of electricity?

Question 5

What was it?

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