# Study sets matching "current circuits"

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alternating current, AC

ampere

direct current, DC

electric current

an electric current that repeatedly reverses direction. Comes…

The measure of the flow of electric charge in a circuit

an electric current whose flow of charge is always in one dire…

the flow of electric charge: SI unit: measured in amperes A

alternating current, AC

an electric current that repeatedly reverses direction. Comes…

ampere

The measure of the flow of electric charge in a circuit

alternating current, AC

ampere

direct current, DC

electric current

an electric current that repeatedly reverses direction, twice…

A flow of one coulomb of charge per second is one ampere, SI u…

an electric current whose flow of charge is always in one dire…

the flow of electric charge: SI unit: measured in amperes A

alternating current, AC

an electric current that repeatedly reverses direction, twice…

ampere

A flow of one coulomb of charge per second is one ampere, SI u…

what is current?

when does current flow through an elect…

what is the unit for current?

what is potential difference?

the flow of electric charge around the circuit.

- if theres a POTENTIAL DIFFERENCE across the component and if…

ampere (A)

the driving force that pushes the charge round.

what is current?

the flow of electric charge around the circuit.

when does current flow through an elect…

- if theres a POTENTIAL DIFFERENCE across the component and if…

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alternating current, AC

ampere

direct current, DC

electric current

an electric current that repeatedly reverses direction, twice…

A flow of one coulomb of charge per second is one ampere, SI u…

an electric current whose flow of charge is always in one dire…

the flow of electric charge: SI unit: measured in amperes A

alternating current, AC

an electric current that repeatedly reverses direction, twice…

ampere

A flow of one coulomb of charge per second is one ampere, SI u…

current

potential difference (voltage)

resistance

current unit

current is the flow of electric charge around the circuit

pd/voltage is the driving force that pushes the charge around

resistance is anything that slows the flow down

current- ampere, A

current

current is the flow of electric charge around the circuit

potential difference (voltage)

pd/voltage is the driving force that pushes the charge around

Current

Potential difference

Resistance

Charge=

A flow of electrical charge. Will only flow round a complete,…

The driving force which pushes the charge around

Anything that slows the flow down

Current x time

Current

A flow of electrical charge. Will only flow round a complete,…

Potential difference

The driving force which pushes the charge around

circuit

current

resistor

battery

a path that let's electrons pass through negative to positive

electrons are moving through the circuit from negative to posi…

circuit

a path that let's electrons pass through negative to positive

current

electrons are moving through the circuit from negative to posi…

alternating current, AC

ampere

direct current, DC

electric current

an electric current that repeatedly reverses direction, twice…

A flow of one coulomb of charge per second is one ampere, SI u…

an electric current whose flow of charge is always in one dire…

the flow of electric charge: SI unit: measured in amperes A

alternating current, AC

an electric current that repeatedly reverses direction, twice…

ampere

A flow of one coulomb of charge per second is one ampere, SI u…

circuit

parallel circuit

series circuit

Schematic diagram

any path along which electrons can flow

a circuit that allows the current to go down multiple paths, b…

a circuit that has one pathway that the current can flow throu…

a certain type of circuit drawing

circuit

any path along which electrons can flow

parallel circuit

a circuit that allows the current to go down multiple paths, b…

what is Current?

What is potential difference? (voltage)

What is the unit for potential differen…

what is resistance?

Flow of electric charge

Driving force that pushes the charge round

Volts (V)

Something that slows the flow down

what is Current?

Flow of electric charge

What is potential difference? (voltage)

Driving force that pushes the charge round

What is current?

When will current only flow through an…

What is the units for current?

What is potential difference?

The flow of electric charge around a circuit.

If there is a potential difference across that component and i…

Ampere (A)

Voltage - the driving force that pushes the charge around.

What is current?

The flow of electric charge around a circuit.

When will current only flow through an…

If there is a potential difference across that component and i…

Electron

Circuit

Series circuit

Parallel circuit

Negative particle in the atom that is located around the outsi…

A complete closed pathway that electrons flow through.

A circuit that has one pathway for electrons. If one device tu…

A circuit that has more than one pathway for electrons to flow…

Electron

Negative particle in the atom that is located around the outsi…

Circuit

A complete closed pathway that electrons flow through.

energy source and conductive path

chemical reactions

electrical potential

definition of current

required for an electrical circuit to operate

produces the positive and negative charges inside batteries

another name for voltage

measure of the flow of electrons moving through a circuit (cha…

energy source and conductive path

required for an electrical circuit to operate

chemical reactions

produces the positive and negative charges inside batteries

Current Electricity

Circuit

Series Circuit

Parallel Circuit

Is the flow of charges through a circuit

Is a complete path for current to take

Is a circuit with only one path for current to take

Is a circuit with multiple paths for current to take

Current Electricity

Is the flow of charges through a circuit

Circuit

Is a complete path for current to take

I = V / R

Current

Thomas Edison

Voltage

Ohm's Law

the actual "substance" that is flowing through the wires of th…

"All you need to be an inventor is a good imagination and a pi…

a force that pushes the current through the circuit

I = V / R

Ohm's Law

Current

the actual "substance" that is flowing through the wires of th…

Current

Potential difference

Resistance

Charge (Q)

A flow of electric charge.

The difference in electrical potential between two places; mea…

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

Current (I) X time (t)

Current

A flow of electric charge.

Potential difference

The difference in electrical potential between two places; mea…

current is the

current will only flow through an elect…

current is measured in

voltage or pd is measured in

flow of electric charge around the circuit

potential difference across that component and the circuit is…

amperes A

volts V

current is the

flow of electric charge around the circuit

current will only flow through an elect…

potential difference across that component and the circuit is…

Electric Current (I)

Charge Pump

Photovoltaic Cell

Resistance (R)

The flow of charge particles; continuous path in which electri…

A type of charge generator that delivers excess charge; batter…

A solar cell that converts solar energy into electrical energy…

A property that determines how much current will flow through…

Electric Current (I)

The flow of charge particles; continuous path in which electri…

Charge Pump

A type of charge generator that delivers excess charge; batter…

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Current

Amperes, Amps, Voltage

Voltage, Volt, charge

Resistance, Electrons, Higher, Resistan…

_______ is the rate of flow of charge round the circuit

Current is measured in _______ (___ for short), A.... Current wi…

_______ is the driving force that pushes current round a circu…

__________ describes how difficult it is for _________ to flow…

Current

_______ is the rate of flow of charge round the circuit

Amperes, Amps, Voltage

Current is measured in _______ (___ for short), A.... Current wi…

Current

Current moves through.....

Ways to measure current

Voltage

Measures how fast the electrons are moving through a circuit

Conductors

An ammeter, how bright a lightbulb is, very bright=high curren…

Is the rate of speed through conductors

Current

Measures how fast the electrons are moving through a circuit

Current moves through.....

Conductors

electric charge

electric force

electric field

static electricity

can be positive or negative, the SI unit is the Coulomb (C)

The attraction or repulsion between electrically charged objec…

The field around charged particles that exerts a force on othe…

electric charge at rest; generally produced by friction or ind…

electric charge

can be positive or negative, the SI unit is the Coulomb (C)

electric force

The attraction or repulsion between electrically charged objec…

Electric Current (I)

Charge Pump

Photovoltaic Cell

Resistance (R)

The flow of charge particles; continuous path in which electri…

A type of charge generator that delivers excess charge; batter…

A solar cell that converts solar energy into electrical energy…

A property that determines how much current will flow through…

Electric Current (I)

The flow of charge particles; continuous path in which electri…

Charge Pump

A type of charge generator that delivers excess charge; batter…