#### Study sets matching "circuits"

#### Study sets matching "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 o…

a broken or incomplete path that electricity cannot flow throu…

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

circuit

a path made to run electrical current

resistance

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

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, c…

electron charge

the amount of electrical energy contained in an object

electricity

scientist say it is the flow of electrons in matter

Electrical circuit

Insulator

Conductor

Electric current

The pathway through which electrical current flows

Material that slows down or stops electric current from flowin…

Material that allows electric current or heat energy to flow t…

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 flowin…

Closed Circuit

Open Circuit

Voltage

Parallel Circuit

A circuit without interruption, providing a continuous path th…

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

The difference in electrical potential energy between two plac…

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

Closed Circuit

A circuit without interruption, providing a continuous path th…

Open Circuit

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

Ampere

Battery

Charged

Closed circuit

The unit of electric current

A device that transforms chemical energy to electrical energy…

Describes an object who's net charge is not zero

A circuit with the switch in the on position so there are no b…

Ampere

The unit of electric current

Battery

A device that transforms chemical energy to electrical energy…

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

series

series

both

when a bulb burns out the others won't stay lit

requires a complete path

electric current flow around one single path

requires a voltage source

series

when a bulb burns out the others won't stay lit

series

requires a complete path

conductor

insulator

electrical circuit

electromagnetic field

material that allows electrical or heat energy to flow through…

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

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 through…

insulator

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

Parallel Circuit

Series Circuit

Simple Circuit

Open Circuit

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

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 t…

Parallel Circuit

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

Series Circuit

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

series circuit

ammeter

About series circuit

parallel circuit

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

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

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

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

series circuit

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

ammeter

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

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 TH…

simple circuit

has 1 load and 1 direction

parts of battery

imagine

Ask

Conductor

Insulators

Brain storm ideas

To figure out what you want to do and to ask questions

allows electricity to flow through it

Does not allow electricity to flow through it

imagine

Brain storm ideas

Ask

To figure out what you want to do and to ask questions

series circuit

parallel circuit

electrical circuit

insulator

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

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 ca…

parallel circuit

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

Electric Circuit

All electric circuits have

Electric current can flow through only…

What symbol must be included in every c…

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

Circuit electricity

circuit

switch

wire

when electrons flow in a loop

loop electricity flows through made up of a wire, source, load…

opens and closes the circuit

what the electricity moves through

Circuit electricity

when electrons flow in a loop

circuit

loop electricity flows through made up of a wire, source, load…

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

terminal

circuit

Closed circuit

open circuit

a conductor attached at the point where electricity enters or…

a conductive path through which an electric current floats.

a complete circuit that allows electricity to travel from one…

a circuit with a break that prevents electricity from one term…

terminal

a conductor attached at the point where electricity enters or…

circuit

a conductive path through which an electric current floats.

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

An electric current will only flow if t…

A circuit diagram uses a standard set o…

• 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... whi…

Define "circuit"

An electric current will only flow if t…

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

Coulumbs

Voltage

Charge

Joules

the quantity of charge passing through an electrical circuit i…

The difference in electrical potential energy per charge betwe…

the fundamental electrical property to which the mutual attrac…

What energy is measured in

Coulumbs

the quantity of charge passing through an electrical circuit i…

Voltage

The difference in electrical potential energy per charge betwe…

complete circuit

incomplete circuit

wires

load or resistance

a closed pathway of conductors. The load is working and the sw…

an open pathway of conductors. The load is not working and the…

metal, usually non-magnetic copper, conductor that transfers e…

transforms the electrical energy into other forms of energy

complete circuit

a closed pathway of conductors. The load is working and the sw…

incomplete circuit

an open pathway of conductors. The load is not working and the…

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 circuit…

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

Parallel Circuit

All bulbs are brightly lit.

Series Circuit

All bulbs are lit but not totally bright.

Appliance

Battery

Bulb

Cell

A device/ object that needs to be powered. ... e.g. Phone or Flas…

A one or more cell unit that stores chemical energy within it,…

Light bulb that lights up surrounding.

Converts chemical into electrical energy.

Appliance

A device/ object that needs to be powered. ... e.g. Phone or Flas…

Battery

A one or more cell unit that stores chemical energy within it,…

closed circuit

open circuit

conductor

insulator

a circuit that works.

a circuit that does not work.

allows the flow of energy to continue.

does not allow the flow of energy to continue.

closed circuit

a circuit that works.

open circuit

a circuit that does not work.

CIRCUIT

CONDUCTIVITY

CONDUCTOR

CURRENT

The complete path of an electric current including usually the…

The quality or power of conducting or transmitting some kind o…

A material that allows energy to flow through it; allows elect…

A flow or movement of electric charge or energy

CIRCUIT

The complete path of an electric current including usually the…

CONDUCTIVITY

The quality or power of conducting or transmitting some kind o…