Things That Work with Electricity

After reading this section you will be able to do the following:

  • List a variety of ways electricity affects our lives

Electricity has a very large influence on our lives, but it is not well understood by many people. Electricity is used to power many of the things that we use every day. Below are some everyday things that use electricity.

Graphic showing things that use electricity

You probably do not have to think too hard to come up with some examples on your own. Since electricity is so important to your life, you should know something about it. This module will introduce you to some of the basic facts about electricity. You will also gain insight into why electricity is an important part of many NDT techniques.


  1. Many everyday household devices use electricity.
  2. Electricity is also an important part of many NDT techniques.