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Problem: Can a wire carry a current and still be neutral--that is, have a total charge of zero? Explain. 

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Conducting materials use electrons delocalized in the metal structure to transmit electric current. The valence electrons are balanced by the charge in the nucleus.

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Can a wire carry a current and still be neutral--that is, have a total charge of zero? Explain. 

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