# Study sets matching "circuits electricity electric"

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electrical energy

electric current

circuit

closed circuit

or electricity - the energy of moving electric charges

a flow of electrical energy

a path through which electric current can flow

a complete path for electricity to follow

electrical energy

or electricity - the energy of moving electric charges

electric current

a flow of electrical energy

conductor

insulator

battery

closed circuit

a material through which electrical current can flow

a material that does not easily carry or allow the ... passage or…

a source of electrical energy that is created by a chemical re…

a complete electrical circuit or path ... through which electrici…

conductor

a material through which electrical current can flow

insulator

a material that does not easily carry or allow the ... passage or…

parallel circuit

series circuit

electron

ammeter

Circuit with more than one possible route that the current can…

circuit where the current has only one possible route to get b…

a small negatively charged particle that flows from a battery…

a device that measures the flow of current (amps) in a circuit

parallel circuit

Circuit with more than one possible route that the current can…

series circuit

circuit where the current has only one possible route to get b…

electric current

potential energy

kinetic energy

series circuit

a continuous flow of electric charges

energy that is stored in an object

energy in motion

a circuit in which the parts are connected so that the electri…

electric current

a continuous flow of electric charges

potential energy

energy that is stored in an object

Circuit Diagram

Closed Circuit

Coulomb

Electric Charge

A drawing that traces the path that electron flow will take in…

A complete electrical circuit around which current flows or a…

Unit of electrical charge.

An electrical property of matter that creates electric and mag…

Circuit Diagram

A drawing that traces the path that electron flow will take in…

Closed Circuit

A complete electrical circuit around which current flows or a…

electricity

static electricity

electrical current

electrical circuit

the result of electrons being pulled from one place to another

a path that electrons can flow through (to give power)

Needs 3 things to give energy:... 1. energy source (battery or wa…

electricity

static electricity

the result of electrons being pulled from one place to another

What is need for electricity to flow?

What is current?

What is current measured in?

What is current measured using?

Complete circuit which includes:... - a power supply e.g. battery…

The flow of charge

Amps(A) or Ampere

Ammeter

What is need for electricity to flow?

Complete circuit which includes:... - a power supply e.g. battery…

What is current?

The flow of charge

parallel circuit

series circuit

electron

ammeter

Circuit with more than one possible route that the current can…

circuit where the current has only one possible route to get b…

a small negatively charged particle that flows from a battery…

a device that measures the flow of current (amps) in a circuit

parallel circuit

Circuit with more than one possible route that the current can…

series circuit

circuit where the current has only one possible route to get b…

What is a rheostat?

What is the advantage of a parallel cir…

What is a conductor?

Give a good example of an insulator.

It controls the amount of current.

There is more than one pathway to follow so the current can co…

A type of material that allows electrons/current to flow thoug…

Plastic/Wood

What is a rheostat?

It controls the amount of current.

What is the advantage of a parallel cir…

There is more than one pathway to follow so the current can co…

parallel circuits

volt

ground prong

electric current

A circuit where all loads are on separate branches and allow c…

The unit of electric potential difference

The third prong on a plug that helps protect against short cir…

The flow of electric charges through a wire or any material.

parallel circuits

A circuit where all loads are on separate branches and allow c…

volt

The unit of electric potential difference

Parallel Circuit

Series Circuit

Closed Circuit

Open Circuit

A circuit that contains more than one path for current flow.

An electric circuit with a single path for current to flow.

A pathway that allows an electric current to flow freely - lig…

A pathway that prevents electric current from flowing freely o…

Parallel Circuit

A circuit that contains more than one path for current flow.

Series Circuit

An electric circuit with a single path for current to flow.

parallel circuits

electric current

electric circuit

series circuit

A circuit where all loads are on separate branches and allow c…

The flow of electric charges through a wire or any material.

A complete, closed path that electricity flows through. Circui…

A circuit that has 1 path for charges to flow. If the path is…

parallel circuits

A circuit where all loads are on separate branches and allow c…

electric current

The flow of electric charges through a wire or any material.

Current Electricity

Static Electricity

Electrical Charge

Electron

electricity that flows from one place to another

Electricity that collects on an object and can cause a shock

the amount of positive and negative electricity in an object

A small particle that carries a negative charge

Current Electricity

electricity that flows from one place to another

Static Electricity

Electricity that collects on an object and can cause a shock

Current Electricity

Complete circuit

Conventional current

Current electricity

A flow of charged particles - either positive or negative. ... T…

Electricity can flow only it there is one from the source, thr…

Flows from positive to negative. ... Although electrons flow from…

Consists of three aspects:... Current... Voltage and Resistance

Current Electricity

A flow of charged particles - either positive or negative. ... T…

Complete circuit

Electricity can flow only it there is one from the source, thr…

electric circuit

insulator

conductor

series circuit

A closed path or loop around which an electric current flows

Materials that don't allow electricity to pass through them so…

Materials such as copper metal that conduct electricity (allow…

A circuit in which electrical current has only one path to fol…

electric circuit

A closed path or loop around which an electric current flows

insulator

Materials that don't allow electricity to pass through them so…

voltage

energy

current

movement of electrons

- a measure of how much energy is given to the moving electron…

- the ability to do work... - unit is joules

- flow of electrons... - measured in amps ... - symbol is I

from negative to positive

voltage

- a measure of how much energy is given to the moving electron…

energy

- the ability to do work... - unit is joules

Current Electricity

Static Electricity

Electrical Charge

Electron

electricity that flows from one place to another

Electricity that collects on an object and can cause a shock

the amount of positive and negative electricity in an object

A small particle that carries a negative charge

Current Electricity

electricity that flows from one place to another

Static Electricity

Electricity that collects on an object and can cause a shock

Current Electricity

Static Electricity

Electrical Charge

Electron

electricity that flows from one place to another

Electricity that collects on an object and can cause a shock

the amount of positive and negative electricity in an object

A small particle that carries a negative charge

Current Electricity

electricity that flows from one place to another

Static Electricity

Electricity that collects on an object and can cause a shock

Series Circuit

Parallel Circuit

Complex Circuit

Circuit Breaker

Current has only one loop to flow through

contains two or more branches for current to flow through

Composed of both series and parallel circuits

Small piece of metal that bends when it gets hot, opening circ…

Series Circuit

Current has only one loop to flow through

Parallel Circuit

contains two or more branches for current to flow through

fuse

Why is the fuse always connected to the…

Live Wire

Cable Grip

melts if the current passing through the live wire is too high…

the live wire takes the current to the appliance. If it is not…

...

...

fuse

melts if the current passing through the live wire is too high…

Why is the fuse always connected to the…

the live wire takes the current to the appliance. If it is not…

Parallel Circuit

Series Circuit

Electric Current

Closed Circuit

A circuit that contains more than one path for current flow.

An electric circuit with a single path

A continuous flow of electric charge

A pathway that allows an electric current to flow freely - lig…

Parallel Circuit

A circuit that contains more than one path for current flow.

Series Circuit

An electric circuit with a single path