# circuits Flashcards

Browse 500 sets of circuits flashcards

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

Parallel Circuit

Series Circuit

Current

Closed Circuit

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

An electric circuit with a single path

The rate of electron flow in a circuit, measured in Amperes.

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

circuit

Open Circuit

Closed Circuit

Power Source

An electrical path for current electricity.

A circuit that does not have a complete connection between the…

A complete circuit through which electricity flows.

A device that provides energy (electricity) to electric machin…

circuit

An electrical path for current electricity.

Open Circuit

A circuit that does not have a complete connection between the…

Parallel Circuit

Series Circuit

Current

Closed Circuit

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

An electric circuit with a single path

The rate of electron flow in a circuit, measured in Amperes.

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

Series Circuit

Parallel Circuit

The current in a series circuit is

The voltage drops in a series circuit

Circuit with one current path

Each component has its own current path

constant everywhere

Add up to the total voltage (battery)

Series Circuit

Circuit with one current path

Parallel Circuit

Each component has its own current path

circuit

conductor

energy

fuse

a path for an electrical current to flow around

A material that allows electricity to pass through it.

the capacity to do work

A safety device with a thin metal strip that will melt if too…

circuit

a path for an electrical current to flow around

conductor

A material that allows electricity to pass through it.

Conductor

Insulator

Ampere

Voltage

A material that electricity can travel through easily

A material that electricity cannot flow through

measure of electric current

an electromotive force or potential difference expressed in vo…

Conductor

A material that electricity can travel through easily

Insulator

A material that electricity cannot flow through

Parallel Circuit

Series Circuit

Current

Closed Circuit

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

An electric circuit with a single path

The rate of electron flow in a circuit, measured in Amperes.

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

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

Electricity

Open Circuit

Closed Circuit

Power Source

The flow of electrons (charges) through a conductor.

A circuit that does not have a complete connection between the…

A complete circuit through which electricity flows.

A device that provides energy (electricity) to electric machin…

Electricity

The flow of electrons (charges) through a conductor.

Open Circuit

A circuit that does not have a complete connection between the…

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

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

Series Circuit

Parallel Circuit

Insulator

Conductor

An electric circuit with a single path.

Circuit with more than one path

A material that does not allow heat or electrons to move throu…

A material that conducts electricity well

Series Circuit

An electric circuit with a single path.

Parallel Circuit

Circuit with more than one path

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

Circuit

LED

Insulator

Conductor

A circuit is a closed loop that electrons can travel in. A sou…

Light Emitting Diode

A material or an object that does not easily allow heat, elect…

A material through which electric current can pass. Metals are…

Circuit

A circuit is a closed loop that electrons can travel in. A sou…

LED

Light Emitting Diode

Parallel Circuit

Series Circuit

Current

Closed Circuit

A circuit that contains more than one path for electrons to fl…

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

A continuous flow of electrons.

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

Parallel Circuit

A circuit that contains more than one path for electrons to fl…

Series Circuit

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

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

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

Electric Current

Circuit

Resistor

Series Circuit

A continuous flow of electricity through a conductor

The pathway through which electric current (electron) flows.

An object in an electrical circuit that resists the flow of el…

An electric circuit with a single path

Electric Current

A continuous flow of electricity through a conductor

Circuit

The pathway through which electric current (electron) flows.

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

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

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