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Electric Circuits Vocabulary 1
battery
wire
Luigi Galvani
bulb
A device that produces electricity
A device that carries the energy from the battery to the bulb.
Famous for his experiments with frogs and electricity.
A device that demonstrates the transfer of energy with its gl…
battery
A device that produces electricity
wire
A device that carries the energy from the battery to the bulb.
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Electric Circuits 1
circuit
electricity
electron
source
A set of components with a generator and one receptor that ar…
A form of energy caused by the movement of electrons and prot…
A tiny particle that moves around the nucleus of an atom, wit…
The starting point of an electrical current, like a battery.
circuit
A set of components with a generator and one receptor that ar…
electricity
A form of energy caused by the movement of electrons and prot…
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electric circuits 1 tm
power source
terminal
load
device
źródło zasilania
końcówka
obciążenie
urządzenie
power source
źródło zasilania
terminal
końcówka
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Electric Circuits
What is need for electricity to flow?
What is current?
What is current measured in?
What is current measured using?
Complete circuit
The flow of charge
Amps(A)
Ammeter
What is need for electricity to flow?
Complete circuit
What is current?
The flow of charge
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AP Physics 1 - Electric Circuits
Potential Difference
Current
Battery
Resistor
Voltage! negative charges flow from higher concentration to l…
amount of charge passing a given point per second (C/s)... goes…
Acts as an elevator, raising electrons from the positive side…
A device that uses up voltage
Potential Difference
Voltage! negative charges flow from higher concentration to l…
Current
amount of charge passing a given point per second (C/s)... goes…
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Unit 1 - Electric Circuits
electricity
circuit
conductor
insulator
electricity
circuit
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Electric Circuits 1
What causes static electricity?
What effect does static electricity ha…
How is potential difference measured?
What is potential difference?
when charge 'builds up' on an object then stays 'static'
it causes objects that were neutral to have a charge
using a voltmeter therefore it's measure in volts
the voltage
What causes static electricity?
when charge 'builds up' on an object then stays 'static'
What effect does static electricity ha…
it causes objects that were neutral to have a charge
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Electric Circuits
Parallel Circuits
Volt
Ground Prong
Electric Current
A circuit where the load parts of the circuit are on separate…
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 load parts of the circuit are on separate…
Volt
The unit of electric potential difference, or how strong the…
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Electric Circuits
What is need for electricity to flow?
What is current?
What is current measured in?
What is current measured using?
Complete circuit
The flow of charge
Amps(A)
Ammeter
What is need for electricity to flow?
Complete circuit
What is current?
The flow of charge
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9.1 electric circuits
2 types of circuits
Junction point
Series circuits
Parallel circuits
Parallel and series
The location where a circuit divides into multiple pats or wh…
A circuit that had only one pay for current to travel
A closed loop that has several paths for current to travel
2 types of circuits
Parallel and series
Junction point
The location where a circuit divides into multiple pats or wh…
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Electric Circuits
electricity
circuit
conductor
insulator
electricity
circuit
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Electric Circuits
Write an example of an insulator.
When the switch is on, the circuit is
Write an example of a conductor.
When the switch is off, the circuit is
plastic, wood, rubber
closed
metal, copper wires, gold, aluminum
open
Write an example of an insulator.
plastic, wood, rubber
When the switch is on, the circuit is
closed
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25 - Electric Circuits - 1
drift velocity
resistance
ohmic
nonohmic
the average velocity of an electron in the direction of curre…
the voltage required to produce a unit of current
conductors that have a constant resistance over a wide variet…
conductors that fail to display a constant resistance over a…
drift velocity
the average velocity of an electron in the direction of curre…
resistance
the voltage required to produce a unit of current
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1.4 electric circuits
what is an electric circuit
what 3 basic parts do all circuits need
in a circuit what is 1 thing you dont…
what are some objects that can be loads
closed path in witch electric charges flow
an energy source, wires, and a load
a switch
clocks, computers, and lights
what is an electric circuit
closed path in witch electric charges flow
what 3 basic parts do all circuits need
an energy source, wires, and a load
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Electric Circuits Physics 1
Cavendish
Gray
Hauksbee
Musschenbroek
used 2 Leyden jars to recreate torpedo fish.
discovered that electricity could move (worked with conductor…
created glowing light in sphere (Hauksbee machine).
electricity flowed like water, created Leyden jar.
Cavendish
used 2 Leyden jars to recreate torpedo fish.
Gray
discovered that electricity could move (worked with conductor…
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4.1 Electrical Circuits
Electrical changes
Electrical current
Voltage/ Potential Difference
Current, charge and time
Move easily through some substances, for example metals
Flow of electric charge
Amount of energy carried by a Coulomb of charge
I = Q/t
Electrical changes
Move easily through some substances, for example metals
Electrical current
Flow of electric charge
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1.4 Electric Circuits
series connection
parallel connection
voltmeter
ammeter
a single path available for electric current, where the charg…
more than one path available for electric current, where the…
an instrument that measures the voltage across two... points in…
an instrument that measures the electric current flowing thro…
series connection
a single path available for electric current, where the charg…
parallel connection
more than one path available for electric current, where the…
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1.4 Electric Circuits
True or False... Circuits have to enclosed.
Do all the light bulbs Turn on in a pa…
How does a series circuit work?
What is a good way to use series circu…
true
no
light bulbs are strung together
good for burglar alarms
True or False... Circuits have to enclosed.
true
Do all the light bulbs Turn on in a pa…
no
1.4 Electric Circuits
Is an electric circuit complete or not…
What are the 3 parts of a circuit?
What are the forms of energy that load…
What are the 2 types of a circuit?
COMPLETE
energy source, wires, and loads
thermal energy, light energy, and mechanical energy
series circuit an parallel circuit
Is an electric circuit complete or not…
COMPLETE
What are the 3 parts of a circuit?
energy source, wires, and loads
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4.1 Electrical circuits
What substances can electrical charge…
What is electric current?
What is the relationship between curre…
What can potential difference also be…
Metal
It is a flow of charge
I= Q/t
Voltage
What substances can electrical charge…
Metal
What is electric current?
It is a flow of charge
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Electric Circuits Part 1
conductor
insulator
battery
closed circuit
a material through which electrical current can flow
a material that does not easily carry or allow the ... passage o…
a source of electrical energy that is created by a chemical r…
a complete electrical circuit or path ... through which electric…
conductor
a material through which electrical current can flow
insulator
a material that does not easily carry or allow the ... passage o…
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Electrical Circuits Test 1
circuit
charge
heat
seen
___ is the path of an electric current.
Electricity is the flow of an electrical ___ as evidenced in…
___ is a type of energy that makes things warm.
Light is a form of energy that can be ___.
circuit
___ is the path of an electric current.
charge
Electricity is the flow of an electrical ___ as evidenced in…
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Electrical Circuits
Parallel Circuit
Series Circuit
Ohm's Law
Resistance
A closed circuit in which the current divides into two or mor…
A circuit that contains only one path for current flow.
I = V/R, V = IxR, R = V/I Current (I), Voltage (V), Resistanc…
Friction that impedes the flow of current through a circuit
Parallel Circuit
A closed circuit in which the current divides into two or mor…
Series Circuit
A circuit that contains only one path for current flow.
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Electric Circuits
What is a rheostat?
What is the advantage of a parallel ci…
What is a conductor?
Give a good example of an insulator.
It controls the amount of current.
There is more than one pathway to follow so the current can c…
A type of material that allows electrons/current to flow thou…
Plastic/Wood
What is a rheostat?
It controls the amount of current.
What is the advantage of a parallel ci…
There is more than one pathway to follow so the current can c…
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Electric Circuits
What is need for electricity to flow?
What is current?
What is current measured in?
What is current measured using?
Complete circuit
The flow of charge
Amps(A)
Ammeter
What is need for electricity to flow?
Complete circuit
What is current?
The flow of charge
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Electric Circuits Vocabulary - Set 1
Ampere
Battery
Circuit
Circuit diagram
A unit used to measure the amount of electric current.
A device that can produce an electric current as a result of…
A system that connects electrical devices so that they will o…
A drawing that uses symbols to show how the parts of an elect…
Ampere
A unit used to measure the amount of electric current.
Battery
A device that can produce an electric current as a result of…
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13.1 Electrical Circuits
electric current
electric circuit
circuit diagram
electrical symbols
a flow of electric charge often carried by moving electrons
a complete path through which electricity travels
electrical drawings
drawing circuits quicker and easier than drawing realistic pi…
electric current
a flow of electric charge often carried by moving electrons
electric circuit
a complete path through which electricity travels
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Electrical 1 B circuits
In a series circuit the ______Is the s…
When resistances are connected in para…
The total number of _________. _______…
In resistive circuits, unknown circuit…
Resistance
Less
Equal resistors ... R t= R... -... N
Ohms law
In a series circuit the ______Is the s…
Resistance
When resistances are connected in para…
Less
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AP physics :1 Electric circuits
Current
1 amp =
There are two types of current used in…
Electron flow
Is the rate at which change moves through a device (in amps)
1 coulomb/1 second
1) electron flow ... 2) conventional current
The flow of negative charge (e-) from negative to positive
Current
Is the rate at which change moves through a device (in amps)
1 amp =
1 coulomb/1 second
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Electric Circuits
Electric Current*
Resistance*
Resistor
Ohm's Law*
Symbol: I... Current is defined in terms of the force per unit…
Symbol: R... Ratio of the potential difference applied across a…
A device with a constant resistance over a wide range of pote…
For a conductor at constant temperature, the current flowing…
Electric Current*
Symbol: I... Current is defined in terms of the force per unit…
Resistance*
Symbol: R... Ratio of the potential difference applied across a…
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Electrical Circuits
circuit
electricity
electron
power source
A complete path for an electrical current.
A form of energy caused by the movement of electrons
A tiny particle that moves around the nucleus of an atom.
The starting point of an electrical current, like a battery.
circuit
A complete path for an electrical current.
electricity
A form of energy caused by the movement of electrons
1.4 Electric Circuit
A circuit has a path like a what?
What is a circuit?
All circuit need three basic parts like?
What are some energy sources?
roller-coaster
the pathway electricity takes
energy source, wires, a load
battery, photocell, thermocouple
A circuit has a path like a what?
roller-coaster
What is a circuit?
the pathway electricity takes
Electric Circuits
open circuit
closed circuit
parallel circuit
series circuit
electricity stops
electricity flows
more than one path for electricity to flow
one path for the electricity to flow
open circuit
electricity stops
closed circuit
electricity flows
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Electric Circuits!
circuit
volts
watts
insulator
path that electricity flows
measurement of electrical pressure or "push" through a circuit
a unit to measure electric power
material that does not allow electricity to pass through it
circuit
path that electricity flows
volts
measurement of electrical pressure or "push" through a circuit
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Electric Circuits
Complete circuit
The flow of charge
Amps(A)
Ammeter
What is need for electricity to flow?
What is current?
What is current measured in?
What is current measured using?
Complete circuit
What is need for electricity to flow?
The flow of charge
What is current?
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Electric Circuits
electricity
circuit
conductor
insulator
electricity
circuit
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Electric Circuits
electricity
current
circuit
conductor
a form of energy that can produce light, heat, or sound
the flow of electricity through a wire or other conductor
the complete path over which an electric current flows
an object that transmits or moves heat, electricity, or sound
electricity
a form of energy that can produce light, heat, or sound
current
the flow of electricity through a wire or other conductor
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Electric Circuits
Circuit
Source
battery, generator, power station
Batteries
a device that runs by electricity
where the electricity comes from
sources of electricity
a power source from chemicals
Circuit
a device that runs by electricity
Source
where the electricity comes from
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electric circuits
circuit
electric current
electric current
Conductor
a continuous flow through which electricity can flow
a flow of electric charge through something
a flow of electric charge through something.
A material through which an electric current can pass
circuit
a continuous flow through which electricity can flow
electric current
a flow of electric charge through something
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Electrical Circuits
Electrical Circuit
Energy Source
Open Circuit
Closed Circuit
Exists when an electrical source is connected to an electrica…
Battery, Generator, solar cell- transfers energy to the charg…
A circuit which is not complete, current can not flow through…
When electricity flows from an energy source to the desired e…
Electrical Circuit
Exists when an electrical source is connected to an electrica…
Energy Source
Battery, Generator, solar cell- transfers energy to the charg…
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4.1 Electrical Circuits
Give an example of a substance that el…
What is electric current?
What is the relationship between curre…
What is the relationship between poten…
metals
a flow of electric charge
current = charge ÷ time
potential difference = energy transferred ÷ charge
Give an example of a substance that el…
metals
What is electric current?
a flow of electric charge
Electric Circuits
circuit
current
electricity
flow
the path of an electric current
the flow of electricity through a conductor
energy created by charged particles
the movement of energy, water, mud, or lava
circuit
the path of an electric current
current
the flow of electricity through a conductor
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Electrical Circuits
circuit
electricity
electron
power source
A complete path for an electrical current.
A form of energy caused by the movement of electrons
A tiny particle that moves around the nucleus of an atom.
The starting point of an electrical current, like a battery.
circuit
A complete path for an electrical current.
electricity
A form of energy caused by the movement of electrons
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Electric circuits
Electric current
Electric circuit
Parts
Source
- Movement or flow of electric charges (electrons) from one p…
Continuous path in which electrons can flow
1) source ... 2) load... 3) electric circuit control device ... 4) con…
Solar cells, batteries, etc
Electric current
- Movement or flow of electric charges (electrons) from one p…
Electric circuit
Continuous path in which electrons can flow
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5.1 Electricity, Magnetism, and Circuits
electrostatics
electrical forces
charge
conductor
the study of stationary electric charges or fields as opposed…
the attractive or repulsive interaction between any two charg…
an amount of electricity
a material or device that conducts or transmits heat, electri…
electrostatics
the study of stationary electric charges or fields as opposed…
electrical forces
the attractive or repulsive interaction between any two charg…
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Electrical Circuits
Electricity
Battery
Electric outlet
Parallel circuit
Energy caused by the movement of electrons through matter.
A device that makes electricity by using chemical reaction.
The point in an electrical system where there is access to th…
A circuit in which electric current flows though more than on…
Electricity
Energy caused by the movement of electrons through matter.
Battery
A device that makes electricity by using chemical reaction.
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Electrical Circuits
electrical curcuit
electrical current
conductor
insulator
is a flow of electric charge.
a flow of charged particles from one point to another
A material that allows heat and electricity to pass through it.
A material that does not allow heat or electrons to move thro…
electrical curcuit
is a flow of electric charge.
electrical current
a flow of charged particles from one point to another
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Electrical Circuits Quiz 1
Which of the batteries are connected t…
The servicing and charging of nickel-c…
How can the state of charge of a nicke…
Which condition is an indication of im…
3
Contamination of both types of batteries.
By a measured discharge.
Heat or burn marks on the hardware.
Which of the batteries are connected t…
3
The servicing and charging of nickel-c…
Contamination of both types of batteries.
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Electrical Circuits
A complete circuit has a good ground,…
Diode
Resistance is effected by temperature,…
The Ohm's law formula is
Power
Allows current to flow in one direction
type of material
E=IxR
A complete circuit has a good ground,…
Power
Diode
Allows current to flow in one direction
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electric circuits
open curcuits
closed circuits
circuits
insulator
the bulb is not lit (battery is dead, wire not connected, etc)
the electricity keeps flowing, light bulb is lit, wires keep…
a path of where energy can flow
something that can NOT control and conduct electricity, glass…
open curcuits
the bulb is not lit (battery is dead, wire not connected, etc)
closed circuits
the electricity keeps flowing, light bulb is lit, wires keep…
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