Does water conduct electricity better than metal?

  1. scoop profile image84
    scoopposted 5 years ago

    Does water conduct electricity better than metal?

  2. BobMonger profile image61
    BobMongerposted 5 years ago

    What sort of water? Which metal? Could you be more specific?

  3. SidKemp profile image95
    SidKempposted 5 years ago

    In general, no. Most metals are very good conductors of electricity. Pure water is a fairly poor conductor of electricity. Impurities, especially salt, make it more conductive.

 
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