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A machine that uses a magnet to produce electricity

Parallel Circuit

has multiple pathways for electricity to flow. if the pathway is broken at any point, electricity has other pathways it can follow.


A devise used to control the flow of electricity in a circuit

Closed circuit

A complete electrical circuit around which current flows or a signal circulates

Series circuit

A circuit having its parts connected serially


A unit of measure of electrical power.


Anything put in or on something for conveyance or transportation;


An electrical device by which alternating current of one voltage is changed to another voltage


A material such as glass or porcelain with negligible electrical or thermal conductivity

Parallel circuit

A circuit in which the parts are connected so that electric current passes along more than one pathway.

Electrical Resistance

The ability of a material to slow down or stop electric current.


The flow of electrons (negatively charged atomic particles) through a conductor to create energy


A device that converts chemical energy to electrical energy.

Electric circuit

The pathway that an electric current follows.

Static electricity

The buildup of charges on an object

Electric current

The flow of electrons

Current electricity

A kind of kinetic energy that flows as an electric current


A material that carries electricity well

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