# Study sets matching "circuits"

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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…

Closed Circuit

Resistor

Short Circuit

Circuit

Where current will only flow

grows warmer as it opposes the flow of electrons

a very conductive path that bypasses less conductive parts of…

a path for an electric current to travel along

Closed Circuit

Where current will only flow

Resistor

grows warmer as it opposes the flow of electrons

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

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

Conductor

Insulator

Electrical circuit

electro-magnetism

Material that allows electric current or heat to flow through…

Material that prevents electric current or heat from flowing

the pathway through which electrical current flows

magnetism created by an electric current

Conductor

Material that allows electric current or heat to flow through…

Insulator

Material that prevents electric current or heat from flowing

Closed circuit

Open circuit

series circuit

parallel circuit

A complete, unbroken path for electric current

An incomplete or broken path for electric current

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

circuit in which electric current can follow more than one path

Closed circuit

A complete, unbroken path for electric current

Open circuit

An incomplete or broken path for electric current

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 componen…

an electrical circuit where the current branches before each c…

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 componen…

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

Current

Voltage

Resistance

Volts (V)

The rate that charges move through a circuit

Energy per unit of charge. Increases how quickly charges flow…

Decreases how quickly charges flow through a circuit.

Unit of Voltage (J/C)

Current

The rate that charges move through a circuit

Voltage

Energy per unit of charge. Increases how quickly charges flow…

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 an…

Circuit that contains only one path for current flow.

FLOWING WATER

Metaphor explaining electrical flow of electrons

ELECTRIC CURRENT

Path along which electrons 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

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

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 circu…

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

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

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 circu…

Circuit

Energy

Series Circuit

Parallel Circuit

A path through which electricity energy can flow.

Ability to do work.

A circuit that contains only one path for current to flow.

A circuit that has more than one path for current to flow.

Circuit

A path through which electricity energy can flow.

Energy

Ability to do work.

electric charge

electrons

electricity

electric circuit

a property of matter; charge can be positive or negative

a particle that is in the space around the nucleus of an atom…

a form of energy that is produced when electrons move from one…

a complete pathway of conductors that electrons flow through

electric charge

a property of matter; charge can be positive or negative

electrons

a particle that is in the space around the nucleus of an atom…

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

series circuit

parallel circuit

insulator

conductor

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

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

A material that DOES NOT allow electricity to move through it…

A material that allows heat and electricity to pass through it.

series circuit

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

parallel circuit

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

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