Study sets matching "circuits"

Study sets
Classes
Users

Study sets matching "circuits"

Circuits
Parallel
Series
Parallel
Series
Circuit with 2 or more branches/pathways
Circuit with one pathway.
If one light bulb stops working, the rest stay on.
If one light bulb stops working, the rest stop working.
Parallel
Circuit with 2 or more branches/pathways
Series
Circuit with one pathway.
8 terms
Circuits
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.
10 terms
Circuits
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…
10 terms
Circuits
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…
22 terms
Circuits
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…
11 terms
Circuits
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…
101 terms
Circuits
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)
10 terms
Circuits
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…
11 terms
Circuits
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…
20 terms
Circuits
Non-Inverting Circuit
Inverting Circuit
Summing Op Amp
Differential Op Amp
V0 = (1+(Rf/Rs)) * Vs
V0 = (Rf/Rs) * Vs
V0 = -((Rf/Ra) Va + (Rf/Rb) Vb + (Rf/Rc) * Vc)
V0 = ((1+(R2/R1) / 1 + (R3/R4)) V2) + ((R2/R1) V1)
Non-Inverting Circuit
V0 = (1+(Rf/Rs)) * Vs
Inverting Circuit
V0 = (Rf/Rs) * Vs
Circuits
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
28 terms
Circuits
• 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…
Circuits
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
10 terms
Circuits
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…
11 terms
Circuits
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…
8 terms
Circuits
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
Circuits
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
163 terms
Circuits
(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…
12 terms
Circuits
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…
10 terms
Circuits
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…
10 terms
Circuits
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…
12 terms
Circuits
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…
163 terms
Circuits
(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…
10 terms
Circuits
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
Circuits
Junction of Conductors
Cell
Battery
Power Supply
Junction of Conductors
Cell
Circuits
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
10 terms
Circuits
Closed
open
complete
incomplete
on
off
connected
disconnected
Closed
on
open
off
26 terms
Circuits
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
5 terms
Circuits
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…
12 terms
Circuits
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…
Circuits
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…
10 terms
Circuits
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,…
11 terms
circuits
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
7 terms
Circuits
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…
7 terms
Circuits
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…
12 terms
circuits
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…
circuits
simple circuit
parts of battery
parts of a light bulb
static electricity
has 1 load and 1 direction
ELECTRICITY WHERE IT IS NOT FLOWING OR BEING TRANSFERRED IN T…
simple circuit
has 1 load and 1 direction
parts of battery
Circuits
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
Circuits
ammeter
voltmeter
voltage source
schematics
measures flow of current
measures voltage
acts as generator... - battery... - capacitor (temporarily)
way of drawing electrical circuit... 1. battery drawn on left... 2.…
ammeter
measures flow of current
voltmeter
measures voltage
14 terms
Circuits
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;…
13 terms
Circuits
series circuit (picture)
parallel circuit (picture)
load
battery
series circuit (picture)
parallel circuit (picture)
8 terms
Circuits
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.
Circuits
• 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…
8 terms
Circuits
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…
8 terms
circuits
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
6 terms
Circuits
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…
Circuits
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…
25 terms
Circuits
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…
Circuits
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…
circuits
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.
2 of 10