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Series Circuits
Closed Circuit
Power Source
Light Bulb
Insulator
A complete electrical circuit around which current flows or a…
Provides the voltage for the circuit
An electric device, often with a glass covering, that emits l…
A material that does not allow heat or electrons to move thro…
Closed Circuit
A complete electrical circuit around which current flows or a…
Power Source
Provides the voltage for the circuit
12 terms
Series Circuits + Parallel Circuits
series circuit - if one bulb breaks...
parallel circuit - if one bulb breaks...
series circuit - the current...
parallel circuit - the current...
all the others go off.
the bulbs in the other branch stay on.
is the same everywhere.
splits up when it comes to a branch. The current in all the b…
series circuit - if one bulb breaks...
all the others go off.
parallel circuit - if one bulb breaks...
the bulbs in the other branch stay on.
12 terms
Circuits & Series
Ty Croes Sprints
Festival Italia
Wold's Trophy
Grands Finals Day
Anglesey
Brands Hatch
Cadwell Park
Castle Combe
Ty Croes Sprints
Anglesey
Festival Italia
Brands Hatch
12 terms
Series Circuits + Parallel Circuits
series circuit
parallel circuit
series circuit - the current...
parallel circuit - the current...
if one bulb breaks all the others go off.
if one bulb breaks the bulbs in the other branch stay on.
the current is the same everywhere.
the current splits up when it comes to a branch. The current…
series circuit
if one bulb breaks all the others go off.
parallel circuit
if one bulb breaks the bulbs in the other branch stay on.
8 terms
Series Circuits + Parallel Circuits
series circuit - if one bulb breaks...
parallel circuit - if one bulb breaks...
series circuit - the current...
parallel circuit - the current...
all the others go off.
the bulbs in the other branch stay on.
is the same everywhere.
splits up when it comes to a branch. The current in all the b…
series circuit - if one bulb breaks...
all the others go off.
parallel circuit - if one bulb breaks...
the bulbs in the other branch stay on.
8 terms
Series Circuits
Kirchhoff's voltage law
Open
Reference ground
Series
A law stating that (1) the sum of the voltage drops around a…
A circuit condition in which the current path is interrupted.
The metal chassis that houses the assembly or a large conduct…
In an electric circuit, a relationship of components in which…
Kirchhoff's voltage law
A law stating that (1) the sum of the voltage drops around a…
Open
A circuit condition in which the current path is interrupted.
9 terms
Series Circuits
Circuit Symbols
Ammeter
Voltmeter
1 milli-amp
Easy to draw, known universally
An ______ is placed into a circuit to measure current
A ______ is placed across a component to measure voltage
1 mA= 0.001amps (divide by 1000)
Circuit Symbols
Easy to draw, known universally
Ammeter
An ______ is placed into a circuit to measure current
12 terms
Series Circuits
series circuit
polarity
current flow
advantages of series circuits
one path for current to flow
defines the - and + side
- to +
control the amount of current flow... divide the total voltage
series circuit
one path for current to flow
polarity
defines the - and + side
14 terms
Series and Circuits
Voltage (v, volts)
Current (I, amps)
Resistance (Ω, ohms)
Ohms Law
force that causes current to flow (A x R)
flow of electric charge (V/R)
opposition of current flow (V/A)
current=V/ohms
Voltage (v, volts)
force that causes current to flow (A x R)
Current (I, amps)
flow of electric charge (V/R)
20 terms
Regents: Circuits: Series and Parallel Circuits
I (equation, series circuit)
V (equation, series circuit)
Req (equation, series circuit)
I (equation, parallel circuit)
= I1 = I2 = I3 = ...
= V1 + V2 + V3 + ...
= R1 + R2 + R3 + ...
= I1 + I2 + I3 + ...
I (equation, series circuit)
= I1 = I2 = I3 = ...
V (equation, series circuit)
= V1 + V2 + V3 + ...
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Series Circuit
Closed Circuit
Power Source
Light Bulb
Insulator
A complete electrical circuit around which current flows or a…
Provides the voltage for the circuit
An electric device, often with a glass covering, that emits l…
A material that does not allow heat or electrons to move thro…
Closed Circuit
A complete electrical circuit around which current flows or a…
Power Source
Provides the voltage for the circuit
16 terms
Chapter 4: Series Circuits
passive, active
branch
node
loop
There are two types of elements found in electric circuits: .…
A ... is a single element such as a voltage source or a resis…
A ... is the point of connection between two or more branches.
A ... is any closed path in a circuit.
passive, active
There are two types of elements found in electric circuits: .…
branch
A ... is a single element such as a voltage source or a resis…
9 terms
Series Circuits and Parallel Circuits
Series Circuit
V=?
I=?
R=?
1. one path... 2. Vt=Vr1+Vr2+Vr3......... 3. It=Ir1+Ir2+Ir3.......…
Voltage measured in Volts
Current (for Intensity) measured in Amps
Resistance measured in Ohms
Series Circuit
1. one path... 2. Vt=Vr1+Vr2+Vr3......... 3. It=Ir1+Ir2+Ir3.......…
V=?
Voltage measured in Volts
6 terms
parallel circuits and series circuits (comparing)
yes
no
yes
yes
is this a series circuit?
is this a series circuit
is this a series circuit
if light bulb goes out on a series circuit will the other bul…
yes
is this a series circuit?
no
is this a series circuit
10 terms
Series and Parallel Circuits
Series circuit
Parallel circuit
Parallel circuit
Series circuit
Series circuit
Parallel circuit
9 terms
Series Circuits and Parallel Circuits
Series Circuit
V=?
I=?
R=?
1. one path
Voltage measured in Volts
Current (for Intensity) measured in Amps
Resistance measured in Ohms
Series Circuit
1. one path
V=?
Voltage measured in Volts
15 terms
Series and parallel Circuits
component
electric current
energy sources
complete circuit or a closed circuit
A _____ is one item on a circuit. Example a light bulb or a m…
An ______ comes from an energy source.
d-cell battery, a solar cell, or a wall socket
A _____ has one wire connects the base lightbulb to one end o…
component
A _____ is one item on a circuit. Example a light bulb or a m…
electric current
An ______ comes from an energy source.
14 terms
Series and Parallel Circuits
Ammeter (definition)
Voltmeter (definition)
Parallel Circuit (definition)
Series Circuit (definition)
Device that measures current. Must be connected in series wit…
Device that measures potential difference. Must be connected…
A circuit that has more than one path that a current can take.
A circuit that has only one path that a current can take.
Ammeter (definition)
Device that measures current. Must be connected in series wit…
Voltmeter (definition)
Device that measures potential difference. Must be connected…
12 terms
Series Circuits Rules
Series Circuit
Total Current in Series
Total Voltage in Series
Total Resistance in Series
A circuit with multiple loads in one path
Remains the same across all parts of a series branch (circuit)
The sum of the voltage drop across each load in a series bran…
The sum of the resistance of each load in a series branch (ci…
Series Circuit
A circuit with multiple loads in one path
Total Current in Series
Remains the same across all parts of a series branch (circuit)
Series and Parallel Circuits
a complete and closed path around... whic…
a circuit that has an opening: current…
symbol for battery
from + to -
Closed Circuit
Open Circuit
Conventional Current
a complete and closed path around... whic…
Closed Circuit
a circuit that has an opening: current…
Open Circuit
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Series and Parallel Circuits
a complete and closed path around... whic…
a circuit that has an opening: current…
symbol for battery
from + to -
Closed Circuit
Open Circuit
Conventional Current
a complete and closed path around... whic…
Closed Circuit
a circuit that has an opening: current…
Open Circuit
9 terms
Series Circuit
the different components are connected…
the circuit is broken and they all stop
parallel, but they are not counted as…
the total potential difference is shar…
what makes a series circuit different to a parallel one?
what happens if you remove or disconnect one component?
what circuits are voltmeters only found in?
what happens to the potential difference in a series circuit?
the different components are connected…
what makes a series circuit different to a parallel one?
the circuit is broken and they all stop
what happens if you remove or disconnect one component?
31 terms
Science - Series / Parallel Circuits
series
parallel
dim
stops
one path
- two/more paths (branches)
light bulbs added in series, brightness gets _____
if a bulb burns out in series, current ______... lights go out
series
one path
parallel
- two/more paths (branches)
8 terms
Series vs Parallel Circuits
When one component blows off the whole…
When one component blows off the compo…
The sum of the voltages of the compone…
The voltage is the same across every b…
Series Circuit
Parallel Circuit
Series Circuit
Parallel Circuit
When one component blows off the whole…
Series Circuit
When one component blows off the compo…
Parallel Circuit
15 terms
Series and Parallel Circuits
Calculate the equivalent resistance, A…
Calculate the equivalent resistance, T…
Calculate the unknown resistance, A 15…
Calculate the unknown resistance,, Two…
94
98
12
28
Calculate the equivalent resistance, A…
94
Calculate the equivalent resistance, T…
98
9 terms
Chapter 8 - Series circuits, Parallel circuits and Series-Parallel circuits
Parallel circuit
Parallel circuit
Parallel circuit
Parallel circuit
Headlights are wired in a ______________________ circuit setu…
Radiator cooling fans and air-conditioning fans are wired in…
Power window motors are wired in a ______________________ cir…
Brake lights are wired in a ______________________ circuit se…
Parallel circuit
Headlights are wired in a ______________________ circuit setu…
Parallel circuit
Radiator cooling fans and air-conditioning fans are wired in…
35 terms
Series Circuit
all current travels through each devic…
If the battery voltage does not change…
The current is the same everywhere in…
In a series circuit, the equivalent re…
true
True
True
False
all current travels through each devic…
true
If the battery voltage does not change…
True
9 terms
Series and Parallel Circuits
Which circuit connects an electrical s…
Which circuit splits into two or more…
The current flow throughout this type…
Current in each loop is less than the…
Series
Parallel
Series
Parallel
Which circuit connects an electrical s…
Series
Which circuit splits into two or more…
Parallel
9 terms
Series and Parallel Circuits
Which circuit connects an electrical s…
Which circuit splits into two or more…
The current flow throughout this type…
Current in each loop is less than the…
Series
Parallel
Series
Parallel
Which circuit connects an electrical s…
Series
Which circuit splits into two or more…
Parallel
11 terms
Series Circuit
where are voltmeter ?
If you remove one component what will…
When is there a bigger potential diffe…
How do you find the power source ?
always across a component
the whole circuit will break
when more cells are connected
Add all the cells up ... V= v1 + v2 ... etc
where are voltmeter ?
always across a component
If you remove one component what will…
the whole circuit will break
8 terms
Parallel Circuits vs Series Circuits
Series Circuit
Parallel Circuit
Resistance in a Series circuit
Resistance in a Parallel circuit
Rtotal = R1 + R2 + R3
Rtotal = 1/R1 + 1/R2 + 1/R3
Series Circuit
Parallel Circuit
22 terms
Series and parallel Circuits
Technician A says that the sum of the…
The sum of the voltage drops in a seri…
If resistance is reduced in a series c…
How much current will flow in this cir…
Both technicians
Source voltage
More
2 amps
Technician A says that the sum of the…
Both technicians
The sum of the voltage drops in a seri…
Source voltage
Chapter 4: Series Circuits
passive, active
branch
node
loop
There are two types of elements found in electric circuits: .…
A ... is a single element such as a voltage source or a resis…
A ... is the point of connection between two or more branches.
A ... is any closed path in a circuit.
passive, active
There are two types of elements found in electric circuits: .…
branch
A ... is a single element such as a voltage source or a resis…
6 terms
11.5 - Series and Parallel Circuits
Loads in Series
Loads in Series for Current - What is…
Loads in Series for Voltage - What is…
Loads in Series for Resistance - What…
The current is the same at all points in a series circuit, an…
IT =I1 =I2 =I3
VT =V1 +V2 +V3
RT =R1 +R2 +R3
Loads in Series
The current is the same at all points in a series circuit, an…
Loads in Series for Current - What is…
IT =I1 =I2 =I3
30 terms
Series Circuit or Parallel Circuit
Series circuit
Parallel circuit
simple circuit
Parallel circuit
Series circuit
Parallel circuit
15 terms
Series and Parallel Circuits
Series and Parallel
Series Circuit (pic)
Parallel Circuit (pic)
Series Circuit
What are the two kinds of circuits?
is if all parts of electrical circuit are connected one after…
Series and Parallel
What are the two kinds of circuits?
Series Circuit (pic)
13 terms
Parallel vs. Series Circuits
series
parallel
series
series
voltage is the same through
remove one light bulb, they all go out
current is the same thoughout
series
parallel
voltage is the same through
13 terms
Series and Parallel Circuits
circuit
no current
open circuit
short circuit
Any path for current flow from power source to components.
If a circuit is missing its source of power, it has....
If a circuit is missing a pathway, it is an...
If a circuit has no resistors, it is a...
circuit
Any path for current flow from power source to components.
no current
If a circuit is missing its source of power, it has....
37 terms
Series Circuits 1
Kirchhoff's voltage law
Open
Reference ground
Series
A law stating that (1) the sum of the voltage drops around a…
A circuit condition in which the current path is interrupted.
The metal chassis that houses the assembly or a large conduct…
In an electric circuit, a relationship of components in which…
Kirchhoff's voltage law
A law stating that (1) the sum of the voltage drops around a…
Open
A circuit condition in which the current path is interrupted.
13 terms
Parallel vs. Series Circuits
series
parallel
series
series
voltage is the same through
remove one light bulb, they all go out
current is the same thoughout
series
parallel
voltage is the same through
13 terms
Parallel vs. Series Circuits
series
parallel
series
series
voltage is the same through
remove one light bulb, they all go out
current is the same thoughout
series
parallel
voltage is the same through
12 terms
Series Circuits SSHS
One
same
adds
adds
paths in series circuit
current in series circuit
resistance in series circuit
voltage DROPS in series circuit
One
paths in series circuit
same
current in series circuit
11 terms
Series and Parallel Circuits
Series circuit
Fuse
Short circuit
Parallel circuit
Circuit in which all current travels through each device.
Short piece of metal that melts if too large a current passes…
occurs when a circuit forms that has a very low resistance
Circuit in which there are several different paths for a curr…
Series circuit
Circuit in which all current travels through each device.
Fuse
Short piece of metal that melts if too large a current passes…
10 terms
Series and Parallel Circuits
Series circuit
Parallel circuit
Series
Series
Electricity has only one path to follow. All parts are connec…
Electricity has more than one path to follow. Electrons can f…
Built in a circle
More energy
Series circuit
Electricity has only one path to follow. All parts are connec…
Parallel circuit
Electricity has more than one path to follow. Electrons can f…
10 terms
DC vocab series circuits
Series Connection
Voltage Drop
Circuit Current
Series Circuit
When components are connected end to end
The voltage measured across a resistor
The total current measured in a circuit
A circuit in which all of its components are connected end to…
Series Connection
When components are connected end to end
Voltage Drop
The voltage measured across a resistor
14 terms
Circuits (series and parallel)
cell
battery
current
circuit
has two ends: + (positive) and - (negative); pushes the elect…
power source made up of more than one cell
a flow of electricity (always flows from the negative termina…
a complete path that circulating electric current can flow ar…
cell
has two ends: + (positive) and - (negative); pushes the elect…
battery
power source made up of more than one cell
31 terms
Science - Series / Parallel Circuits
series
parallel
dim
stops
one path
- two/more paths (branches)
light bulbs added in series, brightness gets _____
if a bulb burns out in series, current ______... lights go out
series
one path
parallel
- two/more paths (branches)
Series and parallel circuits (1)
Series circuit
Parallel circuit
Current in series
Current in parallel
A circuit in which all parts are connected end to end to prov…
A circuit that contains more than one path for current flow.
Same value at any location in the circuit
Current in the branches of a parallel circuit add together to…
Series circuit
A circuit in which all parts are connected end to end to prov…
Parallel circuit
A circuit that contains more than one path for current flow.
10 terms
Series and Parallel Circuits
Series Circuit
Current in a Series Circuit
Voltage in a Series Circuit
Resistance in a Series Circuit
A circuit with one path for charges to move through
Total Current = I₁ = I₂ = I₃
Total Voltage = V₁ + V₂ + V₃
Total Resistance = R₁ + R₂ + R₃
Series Circuit
A circuit with one path for charges to move through
Current in a Series Circuit
Total Current = I₁ = I₂ = I₃
42 terms
Series and Parallel DC Circuits
A complete and closed path around... whic…
A circuit that has an opening: i.e., c…
The symbol for DC/battery
Current flows from + to -
Closed Circuit
Open Circuit
Conventional Current
A complete and closed path around... whic…
Closed Circuit
A circuit that has an opening: i.e., c…
Open Circuit
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