Does deionized water conduct electricity?

Answer Deionized water conducts electricity, but very little compared to water containing more ions. Deionized water can still ionize to positive and negative ions that conduct electricity, but because it... Read More »

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Does sugar water conduct electricity?

When compounds break down in water, sometimes positive and negative ions are formed, which are able to carry electric current and conduct electricity. Sugar dissolved in water does not form any ion... Read More »

Will sugar dissolved in water conduct electricity?

Sugar water that consists of only sugar and completely pure, deionized water will not conduct electricity because neither sugar nor completely deionized water is an electrolyte (which contains ions... Read More »

What are water solutions of ionic substances that conduct electricity called?

If you dissolve an ionic substance in water, and the solution can conduct electricity, chemists call the solution an electrolyte. You can make an electrolyte solution by mixing water with various s... Read More »

Does hydrogen conduct electricity?

No, hydrogen does not conduct electricity on its own. The protons in hydrogen are tightly bound to it so an electric current does not have access to a mobile charge component that can carry an elec... Read More »