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Module #12-Def. Part 2

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Electrical Current
The amount of charge that travels past a fixed point in an electrical circuit each second.
Conventional Current
Current that flows away from the positive side of the battery to the negative side.
Resistance
The ability of a material to impede the flow of charge.
Open circuit
A circuit that does not have a complete connection between the two sides of the power source. As a result, current does not flow.