Compare and contrast an electrical motor and generator. In your response include an explanation of how each device works.
An electrical motor is a device that changes electrical energy into kinetic energy.
A generator is a device that changes mechanical energy into electrical energy.
Both devices take energy and turn it into a different kind of energy. But the devices take in and produce different kinds of energy.
Explain what an electric circuit is and name 3 parts of a simple circuit.
An electric circuit is a closed path along which current can flow. Three parts of a simple circuit are: a battery, a wire and a switch
Explain where your body gets chemical energy and describe 1 way chemical energy is transformed by your body.
Your body gets chemical energy from the food you eat.
In modern homes, do you think parallel or series circuits are used?EXPLAIN your reasoning?
In a modern home, I think a parallel circuit would be used because if one light blows out then all the lights will not go out. Instead all the lights will stay on except the one light that blew out.