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Series Circuits
In a series circuit with more than one…
In a series circuit with more than one…
If three equal resistors are in series…
In a closed loop, the algebraic sum of…
always the same in all resistors
larger across larger resistors
one third the value of one resistor
is zero
In a series circuit with more than one…
always the same in all resistors
In a series circuit with more than one…
larger across larger resistors
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
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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.
Series Circuits
Series circuit
Current in series circuit
Total current in series circuit
Voltage in series circuit
only one path for electric current to flow
is constant
I = V/(R1 + R2 + R3 +...) ; you must add all resistance first…
changes as power is used because electrical energy is convert…
Series circuit
only one path for electric current to flow
Current in series circuit
is constant
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Series Circuits
open circuit
Closed circuit
circuit diagram
voltage
circuit with a break in it; no electricity will flow
Electricity can flow through this
A shorthand way of drawing electrical currents
Pushes electricity through a circuit
open circuit
circuit with a break in it; no electricity will flow
Closed circuit
Electricity can flow through this
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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
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Festival Italia
Wold's Trophy
Grands Finals Day
Anglesey
Brands Hatch
Cadwell Park
Castle Combe
Ty Croes Sprints
Anglesey
Festival Italia
Brands Hatch
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.
Series Circuits
If one part fails
The more components added to the circuit
Current
Voltage
The whole circuit fails
The greater the resistance
The same throughout the circuit
Drop is different across each resistor depending on resistance
If one part fails
The whole circuit fails
The more components added to the circuit
The greater the resistance
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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
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Series Circuits
removed
voltage
current
resistance
If one element along the path in a series circuit is ________…
The _______ across each device in a series circuit can be dif…
In a series circuit, the _______ in each device is the same.
In a series circuit, the ________ may be different.
removed
If one element along the path in a series circuit is ________…
voltage
The _______ across each device in a series circuit can be dif…
series circuits
voltage drop for one resistor
voltage drop for the whole circuit
current from the battery
current through one resistor
Vdrop= I x Rindividual
add all the individual voltage drops... V1+V2+V3+V4...
I= Vfrom battery/ Requivalent (total resistance)
I is the same everywhere in a series circuit
voltage drop for one resistor
Vdrop= I x Rindividual
voltage drop for the whole circuit
add all the individual voltage drops... V1+V2+V3+V4...
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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
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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.
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.
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)
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
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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…
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Series circuits
Everything is
Potential difference is
Current is
Resistance
In a line
Shared... V1=V2+V3
The same everywhere ... A1=A2=A3
Adds up ... R=R1+R2+R3
Everything is
In a line
Potential difference is
Shared... V1=V2+V3
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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
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
Series Circuits Grade 8
In a series circuit with more than one…
In a series circuit with more than one…
If three equal resistors are in series…
In a closed loop, the algebraic sum of…
always the same in all resistors
larger across larger resistors
one third the value of one resistor
is zero
In a series circuit with more than one…
always the same in all resistors
In a series circuit with more than one…
larger across larger resistors
10 terms
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
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)
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Series circuit
I=
R=
V=
Currents unit
current
Resistance
Voltage
Amps
I=
current
R=
Resistance
Series circuit
Characteristic
S=
Equ=
I=
Only a single path for current to flow, magnitude of the curr…
Source
equivalent
current
Characteristic
Only a single path for current to flow, magnitude of the curr…
S=
Source
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Series Circuit
Series Circuit
In a series circuit, it goes from ____…
Potential Difference (equation etc.)
Current (equation etc.)
One path for electrons to flow.
1- High... 2-Low
(V)- Vtotal= V1+V2+V3+,... *Divided among loads!
(I)- Itotal= I1=I2=I3=,... *Stays same!
Series Circuit
One path for electrons to flow.
In a series circuit, it goes from ____…
1- High... 2-Low
Series Circuit
Series circuit
All loads share the same
More load means
Adding bulbs
A circuit in which all parts are connected in a single loop
current
more resistance means less current
makes each bulb dimmer
Series circuit
A circuit in which all parts are connected in a single loop
All loads share the same
current
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
SERIES CIRCUIT
Question 1: Underlie the correct answe…
Unit Resistor in the electrical circui…
If the resistance total in a series ci…
law the (RT)
(c)... (1) Series and parallel (3) Parallel (1) Series
HZ
be the same
RT= R1 + R2 +est...
Question 1: Underlie the correct answe…
(c)... (1) Series and parallel (3) Parallel (1) Series
Unit Resistor in the electrical circui…
HZ
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Series and parallel Circuits
component/element
electric current
energy sources
complete circuit or a closed circuit
A _____ is one item on a circuit. Example a light bulb, batte…
The speed at which charge moves
d-cell battery, a solar cell, or a wall socket
A continuous pathway for the flow of electricity.
component/element
A _____ is one item on a circuit. Example a light bulb, batte…
electric current
The speed at which charge moves
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
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Series Circuit
RTSeries
ITotalSeries
VR1
VR2
R1+R2...+RN
V... ____... RTotalSeries
ITotalSeriesxR1
ITotalSeriesxR2
RTSeries
R1+R2...+RN
ITotalSeries
V... ____... RTotalSeries
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
Series Circuit
Parallel Circuit
Voltage
Current
Connected along a single path so current flows through all co…
Current is divided into two or more paths.
Electromotive FORCE.... Volts... Symbol E or V
Time rate of FLOW in an electrical charge.... Amps or Amperage... S…
Series Circuit
Connected along a single path so current flows through all co…
Parallel Circuit
Current is divided into two or more paths.
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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.
Series circuit
Can voltmeters be used in series circu…
What happens to the potential differen…
How do you work out the resistance?
What happens to the current?
No only in parallel circuits
It is shared between every component
R1 = R2 + R3
It is the same everywhere in the circuit
Can voltmeters be used in series circu…
No only in parallel circuits
What happens to the potential differen…
It is shared between every component
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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 + ...
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
33 terms
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
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 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?
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
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…
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Series circuit
In series circuits
In a series circuit the voltmeters are
In a series circuit
In a series circuit the same
all the components are connected in a circular line between t…
always connected in parallel (but they don't count as part of…
the supply is shared between the various components, so volta…
current flows through all parts of the circuit
In series circuits
all the components are connected in a circular line between t…
In a series circuit the voltmeters are
always connected in parallel (but they don't count as part of…
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
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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
CH 04: SERIES CIRCUITS:: VOCAB
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.
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…
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