# Study sets matching "circuits"

Series circuit

Parallel circuit

Resistance

R =

. Components are connected one after the other on the same loo…

. Components are connected in seperate loops, parallel to each…

. As charged particles try to make way through circuit they en…

R = I / V

Series circuit

. Components are connected one after the other on the same loo…

Parallel circuit

. Components are connected in seperate loops, parallel to each…

Electrical Circuit

Series circuit

Parallel circuit

Series parallel combination

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

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 circui…

Electrical Circuit

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

Series circuit

A circuit with only one path for the current to flow

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

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

(A) Adding resistors in parallel decrea…

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

Which two arrangements of resistors shown above have the same…

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

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

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

(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 and…

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

Circuit

Georg Ohm

voltage

Resistance

The flow of electricity. Has 3 parts 1) run by electrical ener…

Scientist who studied how electrical resistance (especially re…

The amount of power

Voltage divided by current

Circuit

The flow of electricity. Has 3 parts 1) run by electrical ener…

Georg Ohm

Scientist who studied how electrical resistance (especially re…

Circuit is

Circuit Diagram

Circuits in every day life have

Loads are connected in 2 ways

continuous loop consisting of an energy source, wires, one or…

standard way of drawing an electrical circuit

more than 1 load

in series or parallel

Circuit is

continuous loop consisting of an energy source, wires, one or…

Circuit Diagram

standard way of drawing an electrical circuit

Series Circuit

Parallel Circuit

Conductor

Insulator

Electricity flows in one path or single loop

Electricity flows in two or more paths or loops

Material that allows electricity to easily flow through it

Material that blocks the flow of electricity through it

Series Circuit

Electricity flows in one path or single loop

Parallel Circuit

Electricity flows in two or more paths or loops

electricity

current

source of energy

conductor

a form of energy produced inside particles of matter

the movement or flow of electricity in a certain path

the place where energy comes from

a substance that allows electricity or heat to easily pass thr…

electricity

a form of energy produced inside particles of matter

current

the movement or flow of electricity in a certain path

electricity

electric current

electric circuit

switch

a form of energy due to electrons and protons

a flow of electric charge

a path through which electrons flow

an electrical component that can make or destroy an electrical…

electricity

a form of energy due to electrons and protons

electric current

a flow of electric charge

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

circuit

parallel circuit

series circuit

Insulator

Energy flowing through a path

Two or more paths of energy

Only one path to take

no energy flows through it

circuit

Energy flowing through a path

parallel circuit

Two or more paths of energy

Open Circuit

Battery

Circuit

Closed Circuit

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

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

A path through which electricity flows.

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

Open Circuit

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

Battery

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

Elecricity

Electrical Circuit

Electrical Current

Switch

A form of energy

A path on which electrons flow

The flow of electrical charge

Used to open and close a circut

Elecricity

A form of energy

Electrical Circuit

A path on which electrons flow

circuit

electrical circuit

series circuit

parallel circuit

Any path along which electric charge (electrons) can flow

A complete path through which electric current can flow

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

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

circuit

Any path along which electric charge (electrons) can flow

electrical circuit

A complete path through which electric current can flow

voltage

power

current

resistance

an electromotive force or potential difference expressed in vo…

the rate at which work is done; in circuits it is the push of…

the flow of electrons, measured in amps

A material's opposition to the flow of electric current, measu…

voltage

an electromotive force or potential difference expressed in vo…

power

the rate at which work is done; in circuits it is the push of…

insulator

conductor

circuit

electric circuit

a material that resists (does not allow) the flow of electrica…

a material that readily allows electric charges to pass throug…

a path along which electric charges can flow

the path through which an electric current moves

insulator

a material that resists (does not allow) the flow of electrica…

conductor

a material that readily allows electric charges to pass throug…

Parallel

Short Circuit

Power

Equivalent Resistors

When there are multiple paths for the electrons to follow in a…

A circuit in which there is little to no resistance

The rate of work done overtime

The total Resistance of a circuit (after adding all individual…

Parallel

When there are multiple paths for the electrons to follow in a…

Short Circuit

A circuit in which there is little to no resistance

electrical current

electrical circuit

series circuit

parallel circuit

rate that charges pass a given point

complete closed path through which electric charges flow

circuit where all parts are connected in a single loop

circuit where loads are connected side by side and charges hav…

electrical current

rate that charges pass a given point

electrical circuit

complete closed path through which electric charges flow

Circuit

Closed Circuit

Conductor

Electron

A closed path through which charges (electrons) can flow.

A circuit that has a complete path for charge to flow

A material that transfers electric charge easily

A negatively charges particle that is located outside the an a…

Circuit

A closed path through which charges (electrons) can flow.

Closed Circuit

A circuit that has a complete path for charge to flow