# Study sets matching "electricity conceptual physics"

battery

capacitance

capacitor

charge

a device used in a circuit to promote the flow of electrons

how a capacitor is rated

a device which stores charge

an excess of electrons or protons

battery

a device used in a circuit to promote the flow of electrons

capacitance

how a capacitor is rated

Properties of Charge

What is charge?

Conservation of charge

Anti-matter

1. Charge is conserved; net charge cannot be created or destro…

(Q)- The fundamental quantity that underlies all electrical ph…

Whenever something is charged, no electrons are created or des…

Same particle with a different charge

Properties of Charge

1. Charge is conserved; net charge cannot be created or destro…

What is charge?

(Q)- The fundamental quantity that underlies all electrical ph…

Electricity

Electro-statics

Electrical force

Conservation of charges

a general term for electrical phenomena.

the study of electric charge at rest.

repulsive or attractive

electric charges is neither created nor destroyed. The total c…

Electricity

a general term for electrical phenomena.

Electro-statics

the study of electric charge at rest.

Ohm

Volt

Amp

Circuit

the unit of resistance

the unit of voltage

the unit of current

any path along which electrons can follow

Ohm

the unit of resistance

Volt

the unit of voltage

Big idea

Flow of charge

Potential difference

Electric current

electric current is related to the voltage that produces it an…

When the ends of an electric conductor are at different electr…

a difference of voltage between ends of a conductor.

the flow of electric charge measured in amperes; ... The symbol…

Big idea

electric current is related to the voltage that produces it an…

Flow of charge

When the ends of an electric conductor are at different electr…

Open Look

Closed Loop

Conductor

Insulator

An arrangement that does not allow bulbs to light

An arrangement that allows bulbs to light

Allows electricity to flow through

Doesn't allow electricity to flow through

Open Look

An arrangement that does not allow bulbs to light

Closed Loop

An arrangement that allows bulbs to light

Electric Field

Electric potential energy

Electric Potential

Volt

a force field that surrounds an electric charge or group of ch…

energy a charge has due to its location in an electric field…

= electrical potential energy / charge... it is not the same as…

1 joule / coulomb... SI unit for electric potential

Electric Field

a force field that surrounds an electric charge or group of ch…

Electric potential energy

energy a charge has due to its location in an electric field…

Potential Difference

Electric Current

Ampere

Voltage Source

Difference in potential (voltage), between the ends of a condu…

The flow of electric charge (682)

The SI unit for electric current (682)

Something that provides a potential difference (683)

Potential Difference

Difference in potential (voltage), between the ends of a condu…

Electric Current

The flow of electric charge (682)

Electrical forces arise from particles…

Electrons

Protons

Neutrons

Protons in the nucleus attract electrons and hold them in orbi…

negatively charged

positively charged

have no charge and are neither attracted nor repelled by charg…

Electrical forces arise from particles…

Protons in the nucleus attract electrons and hold them in orbi…

Electrons

negatively charged

Define...... -Electricity ... -Static electri…

Identify and describe charge transfer.

Define and draw a complete circuit usin…

Define...... -Current (Amperes)... -Voltage (…

-The tranfer of energy through electrons.... -An imbalance of el…

The transfer of electrons from one object to another by...... -Co…

A path between two or more points along which an electrical cu…

-The movement or flow of electrical charge... -The potential ene…

Define...... -Electricity ... -Static electri…

-The tranfer of energy through electrons.... -An imbalance of el…

Identify and describe charge transfer.

The transfer of electrons from one object to another by...... -Co…

closed circuit

open circuit

series circuit

parallel circuit

A complete electrical circuit around which current flows or a…

An incomplete circuit through which electricity will not flow…

Resistors and connected so that the current follows a single p…

Resistors in the circuit form branches each of which is a sepa…

closed circuit

A complete electrical circuit around which current flows or a…

open circuit

An incomplete circuit through which electricity will not flow…

Charge will move in a conductor when th…

The unit of electric current is the amp…

Most of the electricity we buy through…

When you turn on a light, electrons mov…

True

True

False

False

Charge will move in a conductor when th…

True

The unit of electric current is the amp…

True

Potential difference

Electric current

Electrical resistance

Ohm's law

The difference in electric potential between two points, measu…

the flow of electric charge that transports energy from one pl…

The property of a material that resists electric current, meas…

The statement that the current in a circuit varies in direct p…

Potential difference

The difference in electric potential between two points, measu…

Electric current

the flow of electric charge that transports energy from one pl…

Big idea

Flow of charge

Potential difference

Electric current

electric current is related to the voltage that produces it an…

When the ends of an electric conductor are at different electr…

a difference of voltage between ends of a conductor.

the flow of electric charge measured in amperes; ... The symbol…

Big idea

electric current is related to the voltage that produces it an…

Flow of charge

When the ends of an electric conductor are at different electr…

Closed circuit

Open circuit

Series circuit

Parallel circuit

A complete loop around which current flows.

An incomplete circuit through which electricity will not flow.

Resistors are connected so that the current follows a single p…

Resistors in the circuit form branches each of which is a sepa…

Closed circuit

A complete loop around which current flows.

Open circuit

An incomplete circuit through which electricity will not flow.

potential difference

electric current

electrical resistance

direct current

when ends of a conductor have different electric potentials

flow of electric charge, measured in amperes

how readily a conductor offers charge flow

flow of charge goes in one direction

potential difference

when ends of a conductor have different electric potentials

electric current

flow of electric charge, measured in amperes

potential difference

electric current

conduction electrons

amperes

charge flows between ends of a conductor when there is this, d…

simply the flow of electric charge

the electrons that carry the charge through the circuit becaus…

what electric current is measured in, 1 coulomb of charge per…

potential difference

charge flows between ends of a conductor when there is this, d…

electric current

simply the flow of electric charge

Light bulbs connected in series, all ca…

In a series circuit, the total voltage…

In a parallel circuit, current in each…

When resistors are arranged in parallel…

True

True

False

True

Light bulbs connected in series, all ca…

True

In a series circuit, the total voltage…

True

capacitor

electric field

electric potential

electrical potential energy

a device used to store charge in a circuit

a force field that fills the space around every electric charg…

voltage

energy a charge has due to its location in an electric field

capacitor

a device used to store charge in a circuit

electric field

a force field that fills the space around every electric charg…

When a charge is placed in an electric…

The direction of lines of force shows h…

Even though a car may be struck by ligh…

The energy a charge possesses by virtue…

True

False

True

True

When a charge is placed in an electric…

True

The direction of lines of force shows h…

False

Potential difference

Electric current

Electrical resistance

Ohm's law

The difference in electric potential between two points, measu…

The flow of electric charge that transports energy from one pl…

The property of a material that resists electric current. Meas…

The statement that the current in a circuit varies in direct p…

Potential difference

The difference in electric potential between two points, measu…

Electric current

The flow of electric charge that transports energy from one pl…

Potential difference

Electric current

Electrical resistance

Ohm's law

The difference in electric potential between two points, measu…

The flow of electric charge that transports energy from one pl…

The property of a material that resists electric current. Meas…

The statement that the current in a circuit varies in direct p…

Potential difference

The difference in electric potential between two points, measu…

Electric current

The flow of electric charge that transports energy from one pl…

Potential difference

Electric current

Electrical resistance

Ohm's law

The difference in electric potential between two points, measu…

The flow of electric charge that transports energy from one pl…

The property of a material that resists electric current. Meas…

The statement that the current in a circuit varies in direct p…

Potential difference

The difference in electric potential between two points, measu…

Electric current

The flow of electric charge that transports energy from one pl…

Alternating Current (ac)

Ampere

Conductor

Coulomb

Electric current that repeatedly reverses its direction; the e…

The unit of electric current; the rate of flow of 1 coulomb of…

Any material having free charged particles that easily flow th…

The SI unit of electric charge. 1 Coulomb (symbol C) is equal…

Alternating Current (ac)

Electric current that repeatedly reverses its direction; the e…

Ampere

The unit of electric current; the rate of flow of 1 coulomb of…