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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 - li…

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 - li…

Parallel Circuit

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

Series Circuit

An electric circuit with a single path

Open Circuit

Battery

Circuit

Closed Circuit

A circuit or electrical path that is broken or incomplete, an…

A source of electrical energy that is created by a chemical r…

A path through which electricity flows.

A completed electrical circuit or path ... through which electri…

Open Circuit

A circuit or electrical path that is broken or incomplete, an…

Battery

A source of electrical energy that is created by a chemical r…

Open Circuit

Battery

Closed Circuit

Conductors

A circuit or electrical path that is broken or ... incomplete, a…

A source of electrical energy that is created by a ... chemical…

A completed electrical circuit or path ... through which electri…

Materials through which electrical current can ... flow. Most el…

Open Circuit

A circuit or electrical path that is broken or ... incomplete, a…

Battery

A source of electrical energy that is created by a ... chemical…

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 - li…

Parallel Circuit

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

Series Circuit

An electric circuit with a single path

circuit

series circuit

parallel circuit

current

the path followed by an electrical charge from a power source…

an electrical circuit in which current passes through compone…

an electrical circuit where the current branches before each…

the flow of electricity through a conductor (measured in amps…

circuit

the path followed by an electrical charge from a power source…

series circuit

an electrical circuit in which current passes through compone…

Open Circuit

Battery

Closed Circuit

Conductors

A circuit or electrical path that is broken or ... incomplete, a…

A source of electrical energy that is created by a ... chemical…

A completed electrical circuit or path ... through which electri…

Materials through which electrical current can ... flow. Most el…

Open Circuit

A circuit or electrical path that is broken or ... incomplete, a…

Battery

A source of electrical energy that is created by a ... chemical…

Open Circuit

Battery

Closed Circuit

Conductors

A circuit or electrical path that is broken or ... incomplete, a…

A source of electrical energy that is created by a ... chemical…

A completed electrical circuit or path ... through which electri…

Materials through which electrical current can ... flow. Most el…

Open Circuit

A circuit or electrical path that is broken or ... incomplete, a…

Battery

A source of electrical energy that is created by a ... chemical…

series circuit

parallel circuit

electrical circuit

insulator

A circuit in which all parts are connected end to end to prov…

A closed electrical circuit in which the current is divided i…

is a path in which electrons from a voltage or current source…

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

series circuit

A circuit in which all parts are connected end to end to prov…

parallel circuit

A closed electrical circuit in which the current is divided i…

FLOWING WATER

ELECTRIC CURRENT

SCHEMATIC DIAGRAM

SERIES CIRCUIT

Metaphor explaining electrical flow of electrons

Path along which electrons flow

Drawing using symbols to represent components (bulbs, wires a…

Circuit that contains only one path for current flow.

FLOWING WATER

Metaphor explaining electrical flow of electrons

ELECTRIC CURRENT

Path along which electrons flow

(B) The resistances are as follows: I:…

(B) The total resistance of the 3 Ω an…

(A) Adding resistors in parallel decre…

(B) R = ρL/A. Greatest resistance is t…

Which two arrangements of resistors shown above have the same…

In the circuit shown above, what is the value of the potentia…

A lamp, a voltmeter V, an ammeter A, and a battery with zero…

The five resistors shown below have the lengths and cross-sec…

(B) The resistances are as follows: I:…

Which two arrangements of resistors shown above have the same…

(B) The total resistance of the 3 Ω an…

In the circuit shown above, what is the value of the potentia…

Circuit

voltage, load, conductors

Complete Circuit

Load

A _____________is a complete loop or path of electricity can…

There must be a _______source,_________, and ______________,…

A __________ is basically a source of resistance that convert…

Circuit

A _____________is a complete loop or path of electricity can…

voltage, load, conductors

There must be a _______source,_________, and ______________,…

series circuit

ammeter

About series circuit

parallel circuit

An electric circuit with only one path through which charge c…

a tool used to measure amount of current, unit is amps

-More resistance (lights) = less current (dimmer lights)... -1 l…

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

series circuit

An electric circuit with only one path through which charge c…

ammeter

a tool used to measure amount of current, unit is amps

circuit

what does a circuit require

KNOW CIRCUIT SYMBOLS

series circuit

a continous path on which electricity flows

- conductor (usually wire) ... - EMF (voltage) source (battery o…

KNOW THEM

circuit with 2 or more resistors in the same path of electron…

circuit

a continous path on which electricity flows

what does a circuit require

- conductor (usually wire) ... - EMF (voltage) source (battery o…

Electric Circuit

All electric circuits have

Electric current can flow through only…

What symbol must be included in every…

closed loop through which current can flow

a voltage source like a battery, and a conductor like a wire

it forms a closed loop. Charges must have an unbroken path to…

A battery symbol must be included in every circuit, without a…

Electric Circuit

closed loop through which current can flow

All electric circuits have

a voltage source like a battery, and a conductor like a wire

Why would you use a Series Circuit?

Why would you use a Parallel Circuit?

What is the job of an electric switch?

How is a series Circuit wired?

When you want a bright bulb

When you want your bulb/battery to last longer

To change the circuit from open to closed?

From positive to negative; one single loop

Why would you use a Series Circuit?

When you want a bright bulb

Why would you use a Parallel Circuit?

When you want your bulb/battery to last longer

series circuit

series circuit

parallel circuit

parallel circuit

A circuit in which resistors are attached end to end, sequent…

The total current from the battery has a single path and must…

A circuit with multiple branches, in which resistors are plac…

Each resistor completes the circuit independently of the othe…

series circuit

A circuit in which resistors are attached end to end, sequent…

series circuit

The total current from the battery has a single path and must…

switch

equivalent resistance

fuse

ohm's law

this can make break or change the flow of electric current in…

the total effective resistance of all the resistors in a circ…

a safety device that melts when the current is too high, brea…

an equation that relates voltage (v) resistance(r) and curren…

switch

this can make break or change the flow of electric current in…

equivalent resistance

the total effective resistance of all the resistors in a circ…

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 - li…

Parallel Circuit

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

Series Circuit

An electric circuit with a single path

FLOWING WATER

ELECTRIC CURRENT

SCHEMATIC DIAGRAM

SERIES CIRCUIT

Metaphor explaining electrical flow of electrons

Path along which electrons flow

Drawing using symbols to represent components (bulbs, wires a…

Circuit that contains only one path for current flow.

FLOWING WATER

Metaphor explaining electrical flow of electrons

ELECTRIC CURRENT

Path along which electrons flow

[GH] In an electric circuit, through w…

[GH] A resistor is a ____ or ______ th…

[GH] In an AC current, the charge flow…

[GH] Parallel wiring means that the de…

Conducting Wire

wire ; device

reverses

voltage

[GH] In an electric circuit, through w…

Conducting Wire

[GH] A resistor is a ____ or ______ th…

wire ; device

lightbulb

Battery

Closed Circuit

Open Circuit

lightbulb with filament inside

A source of electrical energy that is created by a chemical r…

A path through which electricity flows.

Gap in wires that stops electricity from flowing through

lightbulb

lightbulb with filament inside

Battery

A source of electrical energy that is created by a chemical r…