# Electromagnetism - Paranormal Applications

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### The study of electromagnetism is widely known in paranormal research, we regularly study and survey electromagnetic fluctuations to identify them as an indicator of paranormally sourced energy impacts on our environment. The electromagnetic spectrum is a prime focus of this research due to its tremendous size and intricacy. What is electromagnetism?

• A.

It is what happens when electricty travels through the air.

• B.

It is the force that causes the interaction between electrically charged particles.

• C.

It is the energy produced by spirits or entities.

• D.

It is the interaction of positive and negatively charged Ions.

• E.

All of the above

B. It is the force that causes the interaction between electrically charged particles.
Explanation
Why is this relevant? Electromagnetism is one of the four fundamental interactions of nature. In paranormal research, we measure these interactions to discover unusual disturbances in the Electromagnetic field. Knowing what you're measuring makes for better science.

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### Because we live in a three-dimensional world, electro-magnetic fields travel along three directional axes. X, Y, and Z.  What are the field directions for X, Y, and Z? .

• A.

X = Horizontal, Y = Vertical and Z = Diagonal

• B.

X = Vertical, Y = Horizontal and Z = Diagonal

• C.

X = Diagonal, Y = Vertical and Z = Horizontal

• D.

X = Vertical, Y = Diagonal and Z = Horizontal

A. X = Horizontal, Y = Vertical and Z = Diagonal
Explanation
This is the standard direction for the X, Y, and Z-axis.

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### From a distance of one foot, which of the common household devices listed below can produce the HIGHEST level of electromagnetic radiation?

• A.

Refridgerator

• B.

Microwave

• C.

Television

• D.

Coffee Maker

• E.

Electric Can Opener

E. Electric Can Opener
Explanation
Motors that do significant work such as power drills or in this case a can opener, produce large amounts of EMF (up to 600mg at 1 foot away!)

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### Question: Many researchers and scientists consider excessive exposure to elctromagnetic fields a health risk.  What is the considered the limit for healthy EMF exposure?

• A.

10 milligauss

• B.

1 milligauss

• C.

2.5 milligauss

• D.

5 milligauss

• E.

4 milligauss

C. 2.5 milligauss
Explanation
This is the standard determination from many scientific teams and the standard used by the KII meter manufacturers.

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### Question: In the world of physics, EMF stands for Electro-Magnetic Field. True or False?

• A.

True

• B.

False

B. False
Explanation
In the "physics world" EMF stands for Electro-Motive Force not Electromagnetic field.

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### Question: Which of the items listed DOES NOT produce an electromagnetic field?

• A.

Electric incandecent lights

• B.

Wind up alarm clock

• C.

DVD Player

• D.

Electric Shaver

• E.

Telephone

B. Wind up alarm clock
Explanation
No electricity = no electromagnetic field.

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### Question: The "Electromagnetic Field Meter" was a term coined by equipment manufacturers to better communicate with an uneducated consumer. What is the original name of the Electromagnetic Field Meter?

• A.

Magneto-scope

• B.

Electromagnetic counter

• C.

EM Frequency Meter

• D.

Electro-Magnetometer

• E.

Electro-magnetetron

D. Electro-Magnetometer
Explanation
It has also been called a Magnetic Flux Density Meter, but the true technical name is Electro-magnetometer.

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### Question: Electromagnetic fields are typically measured in Gauss milligauss or Tesla. What do these measurements actually represent?

• A.

The charge of the electromagnetic field

• B.

The speed of the electromagnetic field.

• C.

The frequency of the electromagnetic field.

• D.

The density of the electromagnetic field.

• E.

All of the above.

D. The density of the electromagnetic field.
Explanation
When measuring EM radiation, we measure field density.

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### Question: Although effects of electromagnetic fields on the body are established, self-described sufferers of  ______________________________ report responding to non-ionizing electromagnetic fields (or electromagnetic radiation) at intensities well below the limits permitted by international radiation safety standards.

electro-magnetic hyper sensitivty
electromagnetic hypersensitivity
electrohypersensitivity
electrical sensitivity
EMF Hypersensitivity
Explanation
Spelling counts :)

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### Question: In the early 1980's Dr. Michael Persinger, a neuro-scientist from the Laurentian college in Sudbury Canada, discovered that:

• A.

Electromagnetic exposure can pose serious mental health risks.

• B.

Electromagnetism induced neural siezures can produce paranormal-like experiences.

• C.

Paranormal experiences are the result of mental ilness.

• D.

Exposure to magnetic fields can increase your awareness of paranormal phenomena.

B. Electromagnetism induced neural siezures can produce paranormal-like experiences.
Explanation
His tests produced siezures which in turn created dark and at times opiate like experiences.

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### Question: Light is an electromagnetic field. True or False?

• A.

True

• B.

False

A. True
Explanation
Light is a very small part of the Electromagnetic spectrum.

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### Question: Sound is part of the electromagnetic spectrum. True or False

• A.

True

• B.

False

B. False
Explanation
Sound deals with the movement of matter not waves.

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### Question: While undergoing experiments with Dr. Michael Persinger's "God Helmet", volunteers are said to experience:

• A.

Encounters with God

• B.

Alien Abduction

• C.

Out of body experiences

• D.

• E.

All of the above

E. All of the above
Explanation
Although any are true, there is only one answer.

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### According to research studies conducted at the Laurentian College in Sudbury Canada, nearly 80% of the population has an acute sensitivity to electromagnetic energy. This sensitivity can, at times, be responsible for perceived paranormal encounters.Question: What are some of the symptoms of electromagnetic hypersenitivity? (check all that apply)

• A.

• B.

Paranoia

• C.

Hunger

• D.

Sleep Disorders

• E.

Hot Flashes

• F.

Mood changes

B. Paranoia
D. Sleep Disorders
F. Mood changes
Explanation
According to research studies conducted at the Laurentian College in Sudbury Canada, some of the symptoms of electromagnetic hypersensitivity include headache, paranoia, sleep disorders, and mood changes.

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### Question: The KII Meter was developed for which of the following purposes:

• A.

To detect paranormal activity.

• B.

To detect psychic energy.

• C.

To measure for safe ranges of electromagnetic fields.

• D.

To measure fluctuations in electrical current.

• E.

None of the above.

C. To measure for safe ranges of electromagnetic fields.
Explanation
The KII website still markets this device as a safe range meter.

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### Most electromagnetic field meters utilize the principle of electromagnetic induction to survey radiation levels. Question: What is electromagnetic induction?

• A.

The ability of an electronic component to absorb magnetic energy.

• B.

An electrical charge capable of emitting a fluctuating magnetic field.

• C.

A principle which allows a component to induce electromagnetic energy.

• D.

A current in a loop of conducting wire that is caused by a changing magnetic field in the circle formed by the loop.

• E.

All of the above.

D. A current in a loop of conducting wire that is caused by a changing magnetic field in the circle formed by the loop.
Explanation
This is also the same principle is used to charge rechargeable toothbrushes.

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### Question: Infrared light is a higher frequency than visible light. True or False?

• A.

True

• B.

False

B. False
Explanation
The path is IR, visible and UV

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### Question: Portions of the Ultraviolet and Infrared light spectrum are actually visible. True or False?

• A.

True

• B.

False

A. True
Explanation
Some people with VERY good eyes can see both!

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### Question: The infrared heat that thermal imaging cameras and non-contact thermometers read is actually:

• A.

Emitted energy

• B.

Reflected energy

• C.

Both emitted and reflected energy

• D.

Absorbed energy

• E.

Transmitted energy

C. Both emitted and reflected energy
Explanation
Yes Emitted could be right and so could Refelected... but there is only one correct answer.

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### Question:The color and sheen of an objects surface can actually affect the accuracy of a thermal imaging camera. True or False?

• A.

True

• B.

False

A. True
Explanation
A white shiny bottle with be less accurate than a black piece of pipe.

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### Question:Electromagnetic radiation can actually travel in the same complex wave patterns as audio. True or False?

• A.

True

• B.

False

A. True
Explanation
The only difference between the waves is that one is audio and can be heard. Other than that, no difference.

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### Radio waves are often responsible for false positive readings on a variety of environmental survey equipment. Knowing the design frequency range of your equipment and the active frequency range of radio transmissions can help to better understand or debunk unusual readings. Question: Which electromagnetic frequency range is used for radio transmissions?

• A.

20 Hz to 20 kHz

• B.

1 Mhz to 20 Mhz

• C.

30 kHz to 300 GHz

• D.

1 Hz to 30 kHz

• E.

None of the above

C. 30 kHz to 300 GHz
Explanation
20 Hz to 20 Khz is the human hearing range, 30 Khz to 300 GHz is radio frequencies.

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### Question: Radiowave interference can cause false readings on many electromagnetic field meters. Which device will help prevent this problem?

• A.

Antenna

• B.

• C.

Grounding Strap

• D.

Aluminum Foil

• E.

Electrical Tape

Explanation
Michael Faraday invented the cage in the 1800's

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### Question: Which of the following metals can block magnetic fields?

• A.

Copper

• B.

Steel

• C.

Aluminum

• D.

Iron

C. Aluminum
Explanation
Wrap a magnet in aluminum foil and try to stick it on the fridge :)

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### Question: Which electromagnetic frequency range (when given enough power) has the ability to travel through solid matter as dense as the earth?

• A.

Extremely Low Frequencies (ELF)

• B.

Very High Frequencies (VHF)

• C.

Ultra High Frequencies (UHF)

• D.

Microwave Frequencies

• E.

None of the above

A. Extremely Low Frequencies (ELF)
Explanation
The Navy utilizes ELF for communication with submarines simply because it is the only frequency that will penetrate the faraday effect of the sea water.

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### Question: Which of the following is a natural source of spikes or increases in electromagnetic radiation?

• A.

The ocean tides

• B.

Gravity

• C.

Solar Flares

• D.

High winds

• E.

Rain

C. Solar Flares
Explanation
The sun is actually the largest source of electromagnetic radiation we have.

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### Question: The electromagnetic spectrum spans the entire length of the universe. True or False?

• A.

True

• B.

False

A. True
Explanation
The EM spectrum is actually never ending. Even the space between planets is Electromagnetic.

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### Question: Which of the following can be a possible source of unusually high electromagnetic radiation readings: (Check all that apply)

• A.

Incandescent lightbulbs

• B.

Coiled electrical wires within the walls.

• C.

Faulty or out of date household devices.

• D.

Static electricity produced by carpet.

• E.

Large quantities of batteries stored at the location.

B. Coiled electrical wires within the walls.
C. Faulty or out of date household devices.
Explanation
Any coil of wire containing current is a source of high EMF.

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