#### Study sets matching "current circuits"

#### Study sets matching "current circuits"

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…

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

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…

circuit

current

resistor

battery

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

electrons are moving through the circuit from negative to pos…

circuit

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

current

electrons are moving through the circuit from negative to pos…

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,…

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

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,…

Current

Circuit

Simple Circuit

Parallel Circuit

A flow of electrons through a conductor. A measure of the amo…

A path that electrons follow as they flow through a conductor…

an electric current with a battery, a path for electrons to f…

Has two or more paths for electrons to flow on with objects t…

Current

A flow of electrons through a conductor. A measure of the amo…

Circuit

A path that electrons follow as they flow through a conductor…

Charge equation

Current equation

Series circuit

Resistance in a series circuit equation

Q = It... Charge = current x time

V = IR

- one path of resistors... - voltage changes through resistors... -…

Rt = R1 + R2 + R3...

Charge equation

Q = It... Charge = current x time

Current equation

V = IR

electric current

conventional current

battery

electric circuit

A flow of charged particles.

A flow of positive charges that move from higher potential to…

A device made up of several galvanic cells connected together…

A closed loop or pathway that allows electric charges to flow.

electric current

A flow of charged particles.

conventional current

A flow of positive charges that move from higher potential to…

What is a circuit? What is the differe…

Which parts of a light bulb are conduc…

What are the 3 requirements for a bulb…

What is electric potential difference?

-a complete pathway of conductors that allows electrons to fl…

-bulb tip, thread, are conductors, as well as the clips and s…

-Circuit must be complete, meaning that it must be a closed l…

-more commonly known as voltage, it is the amount of electric…

What is a circuit? What is the differe…

-a complete pathway of conductors that allows electrons to fl…

Which parts of a light bulb are conduc…

-bulb tip, thread, are conductors, as well as the clips and s…

A flashlight bulb with a potential dif…

A wire carries a steady current of 0.1…

How is current affected if the time in…

How much current flows through a resis…

0.56 A

2C

The current increases.

4.28 X 10-1

A flashlight bulb with a potential dif…

0.56 A

A wire carries a steady current of 0.1…

2C

the current is the amount of charge fl…

we use an ammeter and measure in amps

From the wires, moved by the cell or b…

charge

describe what current is

Name the meter that you use to measure current

where do charges come from?

current is the amount of .....

the current is the amount of charge fl…

describe what current is

we use an ammeter and measure in amps

Name the meter that you use to measure current

Current

AC

DC

Voltage

the amount of electricity flowing through a circuit, measured…

alternating current in which electrons switch directions 120…

direct current in which electrons travel in one direction (ba…

the "push" of electricity, measured in volts

Current

the amount of electricity flowing through a circuit, measured…

AC

alternating current in which electrons switch directions 120…

a current is-

a circuit is-

potential difference is-

resistance is-

a measurement of the number of electrons that flow past in a…

a route that electrons travel on to give electricity to things

a comparison of the energy of an electron at two different lo…

a measurement of how difficult it is for electrons to flow th…

a current is-

a measurement of the number of electrons that flow past in a…

a circuit is-

a route that electrons travel on to give electricity to things

Coulomb

Current

Ampere

Open Circuit

The unit for measuring charge is the Coulomb ... Charge will nat…

In order for current to flow, a complete path must exist... It a…

The unit for electric current is the Ampere Amps

Open Circuit: There is a break in the wire.

Coulomb

The unit for measuring charge is the Coulomb ... Charge will nat…

Current

In order for current to flow, a complete path must exist... It a…

Direct current

Alternating current

Series circuit

1. When one bulb goes out, all bulbs g…

Voltage or current that stays the same

The current or voltage changes

Circuit in which the electrons only have one path to follow

Disadvantages for series circuit

Direct current

Voltage or current that stays the same

Alternating current

The current or voltage changes

electric current (I) aka current

electric circuit aka circuit

wet cell

battery (dry & wet)

flow of charged particles

continous path thru which electric charge flows

car battery (uses water to create conduction)

device that converts chemical energy into electrical energy

electric current (I) aka current

flow of charged particles

electric circuit aka circuit

continous path thru which electric charge flows

I = V / R

Current

Thomas Edison

Voltage

Ohm's Law

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

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

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 t…

parallel circuits

volt

third (ground) prong

electric current

A circuit where the electricity flows through separate branch…

The unit of electric potential difference, or how strong the…

The third prong on a plug that helps protect against short ci…

The flow of electric charges through a material.

parallel circuits

A circuit where the electricity flows through separate branch…

volt

The unit of electric potential difference, or how strong the…

Voltage

Current

Electric Circuit

Conductors

This causes charges to move in a circuit

Voltage is divided by this to equal resistance

A complete unbroken path that electric charges flow through.

Materials that charges flow through easily

Voltage

This causes charges to move in a circuit

Current

Voltage is divided by this to equal resistance

electrical current

voltage

resistance

conductor

the movement of electrically charged particles, atoms, or ion…

A quantity measured as a signed difference between two points…

A certain hindrance or opposition to the passage of an electr…

a device designed to transmit electricity, heat, etc.

electrical current

the movement of electrically charged particles, atoms, or ion…

voltage

A quantity measured as a signed difference between two points…

Current

Define each variable and units I= Q/T

How many volts are in a AAA battery?

How many volts are in a AA battery?

the amount of charge that flows past a fixed point in a certa…

I is current (amps or coulombs per second) Q is charge T is t…

1.5 Volts

1.5 Volts

Current

the amount of charge that flows past a fixed point in a certa…

Define each variable and units I= Q/T

I is current (amps or coulombs per second) Q is charge T is t…

What is electric current?

What direction does charge flow?

What makes up a battery?

What supplies the potential difference…

The flow of electric charge

direction in which protons flow

multiple cells

batteries

What is electric current?

The flow of electric charge

What direction does charge flow?

direction in which protons flow

parallel circuits

volt

third (ground) prong

electric current

A circuit where the electricity flows through separate branch…

The unit of electric potential difference, or how strong the…

The third prong on a plug that helps protect against short ci…

The flow of electric charges through a material.

parallel circuits

A circuit where the electricity flows through separate branch…

volt

The unit of electric potential difference, or how strong the…

Ammetre

Amps

Atom

Attract

A device for measuring electric current in a circuit

Units of measurement of electric current, Symbol A

A neutral; everything is made up of

Pulled together. For example, opposite poles of a magnet attr…

Ammetre

A device for measuring electric current in a circuit

Amps

Units of measurement of electric current, Symbol A

The amount of chatge flowing per second

Complete the circuit by closing the ga…

Ammeter

Amps

What is a current

What do you need to do to make a current flow

What do you measure current with

What do you measure current in

The amount of chatge flowing per second

What is a current

Complete the circuit by closing the ga…

What do you need to do to make a current flow

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 obje…

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

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

electric charge

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

electric force

The attraction or repulsion between electrically charged obje…