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Current

Series Circuit

Parallel Circuit

Resistance

Rate of flow of electrons through a conductor

A circuit that contains only one path for current flow.

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

A material's opposition to the flow of electric current.

Current

Rate of flow of electrons through a conductor

Series Circuit

A circuit that contains only one path for current flow.

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…

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

Circuit

Closed Circuit

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

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

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, a…

Battery

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

Direct Current (DC)

Series + Parallel Circuits

Voltage/IR Drop

Electric Generator/Dynamo

(1) Never changes amplitude

(1) Types of electrical circuits (2)

(1) Potential difference across resistor/voltage needed to pu…

(2) Mechanical to electrical

Direct Current (DC)

(1) Never changes amplitude

Series + Parallel Circuits

(1) Types of electrical circuits (2)

energy source

wires

load

switch

power for the circuit; can be a battery, generator, etc

pathway to connect the circuit and let electrons travel; made…

device that uses the electricity; can be a light bulb, applia…

device that allows the circuit to be OPENED or CLOSED

energy source

power for the circuit; can be a battery, generator, etc

wires

pathway to connect the circuit and let electrons travel; made…

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…

Electrical Circuit

Series circuit

Parallel circuit

Series parallel combination

Can be opened or closed... Closed circuit provides an unbroken p…

A circuit with only one path for the current to flow

A circuit with multiple paths for the current to flow... Current…

Has series and parallel sections... The light in he series circu…

Electrical Circuit

Can be opened or closed... Closed circuit provides an unbroken p…

Series circuit

A circuit with only one path for the current to flow

• a complete and closed path around... wh…

An electric current will only flow if…

A circuit diagram uses a standard set…

• from + to -

Define "circuit"

An electric current will only flow if there is a ... electric…

A circuit diagram uses a standard set of ... to show how ...

Which direction is the current flow drawn on a circuit diagram?

• a complete and closed path around... wh…

Define "circuit"

An electric current will only flow if…

An electric current will only flow if there is a ... electric…

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

Power

Voltage

Amps

Volts

Rate that energy is converted to other forms... P=IV

Energy per charge... Difference in electric potential energy bet…

coulombs/seconds

1 Volt= Joule/Coulomb

Power

Rate that energy is converted to other forms... P=IV

Voltage

Energy per charge... Difference in electric potential energy bet…

Open Circuit

Battery

Circuit

Closed Circuit

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

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

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, 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

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

(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…

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…

charge

atom

static electricity

repel

the amount of electrical energy contained in an object

the smallest unit of a chemical element, consisting of a nucl…

an electric charge that piles up on on an object instead of f…

to drive back or away

charge

the amount of electrical energy contained in an object

atom

the smallest unit of a chemical element, consisting of a nucl…

Open Circuit

D-cell

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…

D-cell

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

(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…

Parallel Circuit

Series Circuit

Electric Current

Open 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 prevents electric current from flowing freely…

Parallel Circuit

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

Series Circuit

An electric circuit with a single path

Battery

Wire

Lightbulb

Series Circuit

This supplies the voltage for the circuit

electrons travel through this to the lightbulb

turn electrical energy into radiant energy

This type of circuit has multiple lightbulbs on one pathway

Battery

This supplies the voltage for the circuit

Wire

electrons travel through this to the lightbulb

electron charge

electricity

matter

elements

the amount of electrical energy contained in an object

scientist say it is the flow of electrons in matter

anything that takes up space

more than 100 of these; examples are oxygen, carbon, helium,…

electron charge

the amount of electrical energy contained in an object

electricity

scientist say it is the flow of electrons in matter

Electrons

Electrical circuits

circuit

simple circuit

*small particles that orbit the nucleus of atoms

*Electrical energy is created when electrons are caused to mo…

*pathway through which electrical current flows

*has at least a power source (battery), a conductor (copper w…

Electrons

*small particles that orbit the nucleus of atoms

Electrical circuits

*Electrical energy is created when electrons are caused to mo…

Closed Circuit

Open Circuit

Voltage

Parallel Circuit

A circuit without interruption, providing a continuous path t…

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

The difference in electrical potential energy between two pla…

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

Closed Circuit

A circuit without interruption, providing a continuous path t…

Open Circuit

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

circuit

resistance

open circuit

terminals

a path made to run electrical current

the ability of a material to slow down but not stop the flow…

a broken or incomplete path that electricity cannot flow thro…

one of the places where wires can be attached to a cell or ba…

circuit

a path made to run electrical current

resistance

the ability of a material to slow down but not stop the flow…

conductor

insulator

circuit

current

a material that easily transfers heat or electricity

a material that stops or slows the flow of heat, electricity,…

the path of an electric current

the flow of electricity through a conductor

conductor

a material that easily transfers heat or electricity

insulator

a material that stops or slows the flow of heat, electricity,…

series circuit

component

conductor

insulator

a circuit with only one pathway for the current to flow

a part of a circuit

something that allows electricity to flow through it

something that doesn't allow electricity to flow through it

series circuit

a circuit with only one pathway for the current to flow

component

a part of a circuit

series circuit

parallel circuit

Closed circuit

open circuit

A circuit in which energy flow through one path....everything…

Circuit in which energy has more than one path to follow or f…

Circuit with no "breaks" energy can flow through this circuit…

Energy path that is broken, the switch "off" or "open"

series circuit

A circuit in which energy flow through one path....everything…

parallel circuit

Circuit in which energy has more than one path to follow or f…

series circuit

parallel circuit

Closed circuit

open circuit

A circuit in which energy flow through one path....everything…

Circuit in which energy has more than one path to follow or f…

Circuit with no "breaks" energy can flow through this circuit…

Energy path that is broken, the switch "off" or "open"

series circuit

A circuit in which energy flow through one path....everything…

parallel circuit

Circuit in which energy has more than one path to follow or f…

conductor

insulator

electrical circuit

electromagnetic field

material that allows electrical or heat energy to flow throug…

material that slows down or stops heat or electical energy fr…

the pathway through which electrical current flows

a magnetic field created by an electrical current

conductor

material that allows electrical or heat energy to flow throug…

insulator

material that slows down or stops heat or electical energy fr…

Voltage

Volts

Current

Circuit

The potential difference between 2 points of a circuit.

The "speed" or "rate" in which a current runs

The movement of electrons through a circuit. Measured in amps.

The circular path electrons follow, pushed by voltage.

Voltage

The potential difference between 2 points of a circuit.

Volts

The "speed" or "rate" in which a current runs

Electron

Battery

Conductor

Insulator

Negatively charged elementary particles present in all atoms…

A device that converts chemical energy to electrical energy;…

Any material that allows electrons to flow through it; these…

Any material that does not allow electrons to flow through it…

Electron

Negatively charged elementary particles present in all atoms…

Battery

A device that converts chemical energy to electrical energy;…

Parallel Circuit

Series Circuit

Current

Voltage

All bulbs are brightly lit.

All bulbs are lit but not totally bright.

The amount of charge that flows through a point in the circui…

The electric potential energy per unit charge. [joules/coulom…

Parallel Circuit

All bulbs are brightly lit.

Series Circuit

All bulbs are lit but not totally bright.

• a complete and closed path around... wh…

An electric current will only flow if…

A circuit diagram uses a standard set…

• from + to -

Define "circuit"

An electric current will only flow if there is a ... electric…

A circuit diagram uses a standard set of ... to show how ...

Which direction is the current flow drawn on a circuit diagram?

• a complete and closed path around... wh…

Define "circuit"

An electric current will only flow if…

An electric current will only flow if there is a ... electric…

Electrical circuit

Insulator

Conductor

Flow

The pathway through which electrical current flows.

Material that slows down or stops electric current from flowi…

Material that allows electric current or heat energy to flow…

To move or travel smoothly in a certain direction.

Electrical circuit

The pathway through which electrical current flows.

Insulator

Material that slows down or stops electric current from flowi…

series circuit

parallel circuit

electrical circuit

energy transformation

A circuit in which all parts are connected

A closed electrical circuit

A complete path through which electric current can flow

A change from one form of energy to another

series circuit

A circuit in which all parts are connected

parallel circuit

A closed electrical circuit

Parallel Circuit

Series Circuit

Simple Circuit

Open Circuit

A circuit in which there are two paths for energy to flow thr…

A circuit in which there are two bulbs with only one path for…

A circuit in which there is one bulb with one path for energy…

A circuit in which there is a wire not connected to complete…

Parallel Circuit

A circuit in which there are two paths for energy to flow thr…

Series Circuit

A circuit in which there are two bulbs with only one path for…

Electrical circuit

Insulator

Conductor

Electric current

The pathway through which electrical current flows

Material that slows down or stops electric current from flowi…

Material that allows electric current or heat energy to flow…

A flow of electricity through a conductor

Electrical circuit

The pathway through which electrical current flows

Insulator

Material that slows down or stops electric current from flowi…

Current

Conductive materials

Metallic conduction

Electrolytic conduction

Is the movement of charge that occurs between 2 points that h…

Currents flow in these. 3 types: metallic, electrolytic, and…

Relies on unif move. of free e in a metallic bond

Relies on the ion conc. of a sol

Current

Is the movement of charge that occurs between 2 points that h…

Conductive materials

Currents flow in these. 3 types: metallic, electrolytic, and…

Circuit

Series Circuit

Parallel Circuit

Open Loop

The path that electrons follow.

A type of circuit that provides one path for electrons. If on…

A type of circuit that provides more than one path for electr…

Circuit is broken and has not electron movement.

Circuit

The path that electrons follow.

Series Circuit

A type of circuit that provides one path for electrons. If on…

series circuit

parallel circuit

electrical circuit

insulator

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

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

A complete path through which charge can flow

Material in which electrons are not able to move easily

series circuit

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

parallel circuit

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