How can we help?

You can also find more resources in our Help Center.

Study sets matching "physical science electricity magnetism"

Study sets
Classes
Users

Study sets matching "physical science electricity magnetism"

20 terms
Physical Science: Electricity and Magnetism
electricity
static electricity
electric current
electric circuit
a collection of electric currents running through a wire
an electric charge that has built up on an object
the flow of electricity
the complete flow of electcity to power an object
electricity
a collection of electric currents running through a wire
static electricity
an electric charge that has built up on an object
20 terms
Physical Science: Electricity and Magnetism
electricity
static electricity
electric current
electric circuit
a collection of electric currents running through a wire
an electric charge that has built up on an object
the flow of electricity
the complete flow of electcity to power an object
electricity
a collection of electric currents running through a wire
static electricity
an electric charge that has built up on an object
25 terms
Physical Science: Magnetism and Electricity
aurora
charge
circuit breaker
conduction
A glowing region produced by the interaction of charged parti…
A property of electrons and protons; electrons carry a negati…
A safety device that uses an electromagnet to shut off a circ…
The transfer of thermal energy between particles within a sub…
aurora
A glowing region produced by the interaction of charged parti…
charge
A property of electrons and protons; electrons carry a negati…
28 terms
Physical Science Electricity and Magnetism
static electricity
law of conservation of charge
conductor
insulator
The accumulation of excess electric charge on an object.
States that charge can be transferred from object to object,…
a material in which electrons are able to move easily
a material in which electrons are not able to move easily
static electricity
The accumulation of excess electric charge on an object.
law of conservation of charge
States that charge can be transferred from object to object,…
20 terms
Physical Science: Electricity and Magnetism
electricity
static electricity
electric current
electric circuit
a collection of electric currents running through a wire
an electric charge that has built up on an object
the flow of electricity
the complete flow of electcity to power an object
electricity
a collection of electric currents running through a wire
static electricity
an electric charge that has built up on an object
19 terms
Physical Science: Electricity and Magnetism
Magnetic Field
Series Circuit
Parallel Circuit
Mechanical Energy
An area around a magnet (or electronic current) marked by det…
An electric circuit that runs current through each element wi…
An electrical circuit that runs current into two or more paths.
The total of the potential plus the kinetic energy.
Magnetic Field
An area around a magnet (or electronic current) marked by det…
Series Circuit
An electric circuit that runs current through each element wi…
Physical science: Electricity and magnetism
Ohm's Law equation
resistance in parallel circuit equation
magnetic field lines
magnetic poles
Voltage(V)=Current(I)*Resistance(R)
1/resistance_t=1/resistance_1+1/resistance_2
lines that connect the north and south poles of a magnet, sho…
Either of the two ends of a magnet at which the field of the…
Ohm's Law equation
Voltage(V)=Current(I)*Resistance(R)
resistance in parallel circuit equation
1/resistance_t=1/resistance_1+1/resistance_2
11 terms
Physical Science: Electricity and Magnetism
electric charge
static electricity
electric current
resistance
a property of some parts of matter described as positive or n…
the build-up of positive or negative electric charges
electric charges in motion
a property of a material that does not allow electric current…
electric charge
a property of some parts of matter described as positive or n…
static electricity
the build-up of positive or negative electric charges
20 terms
Physical Science: Electricity and Magnetism
electricity
static electricity
electric current
electric circuit
a collection of electric currents running through a wire
an electric charge that has built up on an object
the flow of electricity
the complete flow of electcity to power an object
electricity
a collection of electric currents running through a wire
static electricity
an electric charge that has built up on an object
20 terms
Physical Science: Electricity and Magnetism
a collection of electric currents runn…
an electric charge that has built up o…
the flow of electricity
the complete flow of electcity to powe…
electricity
static electricity
electric current
electric circuit
a collection of electric currents runn…
electricity
an electric charge that has built up o…
static electricity
30 terms
Physical Science: Magnetism and Electricity
Electric circuit
Series circuit
Parts of an electrical circuit
Source (example)
path that electric current flows through
electric current flows through only one path
Wire, Switch, Load, Source
Battery
Electric circuit
path that electric current flows through
Series circuit
electric current flows through only one path
20 terms
Physical Science: Electricity and Magnetism
electricity
static electricity
electric current
electric circuit
a collection of electric currents running through a wire
an electric charge that has built up on an object
the flow of electricity
the complete flow of electcity to power an object
electricity
a collection of electric currents running through a wire
static electricity
an electric charge that has built up on an object
19 terms
Physical science electricity&magnetism
Resistance is measured in
Current is measured in
Ohms law
Voltage drop equation
Ohms
Amperes
I=v/R
Resistor ohms/number of resistors x volts
Resistance is measured in
Ohms
Current is measured in
Amperes
45 terms
Physical Science: Electricity and Magnetism
electric forces
electrons
protons
ion
created by atomic particles; between all electric charges; si…
all have the same mass, negative subatomic particles
positively charged subatomic particle, identical mass as neut…
charged atom (positive or negative) NO NEUTRAL ions
electric forces
created by atomic particles; between all electric charges; si…
electrons
all have the same mass, negative subatomic particles
15 terms
Physical Science: Electricity and Magnetism
static electricity
conductor
insulator
series circuit
the buildup of an electric charge on a material
a material through which heat or electricity flows easily
a material through which heat or electricity does not flow ea…
a circuit in which the objects are connected in a single path
static electricity
the buildup of an electric charge on a material
conductor
a material through which heat or electricity flows easily
Physical Science: Electricity and Magnetism
electricity
static electricity
electric current
electric circuit
a collection of electric currents running through a wire
an electric charge that has built up on an object
the flow of electricity
the complete flow of electcity to power an object
electricity
a collection of electric currents running through a wire
static electricity
an electric charge that has built up on an object
10 terms
Physical Science Electricity and Magnetism
magnetic pole
magnetic field
solenoid
electromagnet
an area of a magnet where the magnetic force appears to be th…
a region where a magnetic force can be detected
a long, wound coil of insulated wire
a strong magnet created when an iron core is inserted into th…
magnetic pole
an area of a magnet where the magnetic force appears to be th…
magnetic field
a region where a magnetic force can be detected
26 terms
Physical Science - Electricity and Magnetism
Electrical Magnetic
counterclockwise circles
Right Hand Rule
Left Hand Rule
Moving ________ charges in a conductor produce a _______ fiel…
The magnetic field generated by electron flow is in _________…
Where the thumb points in the direction of the current, and f…
Where the thumb points in the direction of the electron flow,…
Electrical Magnetic
Moving ________ charges in a conductor produce a _______ fiel…
counterclockwise circles
The magnetic field generated by electron flow is in _________…
45 terms
Physical Science Electricity and Magnetism
what are the two kinds of electric cha…
what is the unit for electric charge?
what is the term for an object that ha…
what is the term for an object whose n…
positive and negative
coulomb (C)
(electrically) neutral
(electrically) charged
what are the two kinds of electric cha…
positive and negative
what is the unit for electric charge?
coulomb (C)
19 terms
Physical Science Electricity and Magnetism
static electricity
charging by contact
charging by induction
voltage difference
the accumulation of excess electric charges on an object
transfer of charge by touch
rearrangement of electrons on a neutral object caused by a ne…
push that causes charges to move
static electricity
the accumulation of excess electric charges on an object
charging by contact
transfer of charge by touch
20 terms
Physical Science: Electricity and Magnetism
Electric
Generator
Electromagnet
Electromagnetic spectrum
Worked by, charged with, or producing electricity
Machine that converts mechanical energy into electrical energy
A wire wrapped around a metal core that is connected to a pow…
Range of wavelengths or frequencies over which electromagneti…
Electric
Worked by, charged with, or producing electricity
Generator
Machine that converts mechanical energy into electrical energy
42 terms
Physical Science Unit 2 - Magnetism & Electricity
magnetism
Poles
attract
repel
Attractive and repulsive forces between objects, produced by…
The ends of a magnet. Opposites attract and likes repel.
Two magnets pulling towards each other. North and south poles…
Two magnets pushing away from each other. North and North pol…
magnetism
Attractive and repulsive forces between objects, produced by…
Poles
The ends of a magnet. Opposites attract and likes repel.
19 terms
Physical Science Electricity and Magnetism
static electricity
charging by contact
charging by induction
voltage difference
the accumulation of excess electric charges on an object
transfer of charge by touch
rearrangement of electrons on a neutral object caused by a ne…
push that causes charges to move
static electricity
the accumulation of excess electric charges on an object
charging by contact
transfer of charge by touch
Physical Science: Electricity and magnetism
Electric charge
positive and negative
the atoms in the object
different
a property of matter that creates electric and magnetic force…
two types of charges
The size of the electric charge depends on the...
a ________ number of protons and electrons in an atom lead to…
Electric charge
a property of matter that creates electric and magnetic force…
positive and negative
two types of charges
19 terms
Physical Sciences: Electricity and Magnetism
Electrical
Neautral
Static
Attraction
___ energy is made available in our homes, schools, and workp…
An atom consists of protons, electrons, and neutrons. Protons…
____electricity is the result of an imbalance between negativ…
(Static Electricity cont.)... If an electron is removed from a n…
Electrical
___ energy is made available in our homes, schools, and workp…
Neautral
An atom consists of protons, electrons, and neutrons. Protons…
45 terms
Physical Science - electricity and magnetism
What happens when an atom gains electr…
What happens when an atom loses electr…
How do charges react to one another?
How is electric force related to charge
the atom gets a negative charge
the atom gets a positive charge
alike charges repel and opposite charges attract
the more charge the stronger the electric force
What happens when an atom gains electr…
the atom gets a negative charge
What happens when an atom loses electr…
the atom gets a positive charge
45 terms
physical science electricity and magnetism
magnetic fields
magnetic poles
field direction
ferromagnetism
exerts forces on other magnets and objects. is strongest at t…
where the magnetic force is strongest- north and south poles
always north to south
metals such as iron, cobalt, or nickel are attracted to magne…
magnetic fields
exerts forces on other magnets and objects. is strongest at t…
magnetic poles
where the magnetic force is strongest- north and south poles
39 terms
Physical Science (Electricity and Magnetism)
V=IR
Voltage
stronger
Resistance
Ohm's Law
the push of electrons through a circuit (the force)
The more voltage, the ________ the battery
the slowing down of electrons
V=IR
Ohm's Law
Voltage
the push of electrons through a circuit (the force)
22 terms
physical science, electricity and magnetism
static electricity
electric force
static discharge
lightning
the build up of excess charge on an object
when two objects have opposite charges and repulsive when two…
sudden transfer of electrons between two electrically charged…
electric spark discharge in the atmosphere, occurring within…
static electricity
the build up of excess charge on an object
electric force
when two objects have opposite charges and repulsive when two…
33 terms
Electricity and Magnetism (Physical Science)
What is made up of atoms?
Electrons be easily transferred from o…
Imbalance in number of protons and ele…
Unit for the electric charge...
All matter, including human
When different materials are rubbed together or they touch wi…
The object's electric charge (known as static electricity)
Coulomb, C
What is made up of atoms?
All matter, including human
Electrons be easily transferred from o…
When different materials are rubbed together or they touch wi…
30 terms
Physical science Magnetism and Electricity
Ohm
Amperes
Volts
Parallel circuit
Resistance is measured in this unit
Current is measured in this unit
Voltage is measured in this unit
A circuit that has two or more branches
Ohm
Resistance is measured in this unit
Amperes
Current is measured in this unit
26 terms
Physical science Electricity and Magnetism
Ohms
Ohm's law
Series circuit
Static electricity
Resistance is measured in unites if____________.
The statement, current is equal to the voltage divided by the…
A path created for a current that allows only one route is ca…
Electric change that has built up in a cloud is referred to a…
Ohms
Resistance is measured in unites if____________.
Ohm's law
The statement, current is equal to the voltage divided by the…
14 terms
Physical Science - Magnets, Electromagnets, Electricity
magnet
magnetic field
pole
attract
An object that attracts other objects that contain iron and o…
The area surrounding a magnet that exerts magnetic force.... For…
One end, or the other, of a magnet.... Each pole is labeled as b…
To pull towards.
magnet
An object that attracts other objects that contain iron and o…
magnetic field
The area surrounding a magnet that exerts magnetic force.... For…
13 terms
Physical Science: Electricity and Magnetism
what is a magnet?
Where are magnets
Magnets have a....
If a magnet is broken into smaller pie…
an object that's surrounded by a magnetic field and has the p…
-in motors (generate electricity... -car windows and locks... -MRI's
north and south pole
each piece will still have a north and south pole
what is a magnet?
an object that's surrounded by a magnetic field and has the p…
Where are magnets
-in motors (generate electricity... -car windows and locks... -MRI's
17 terms
Electricity and Magnetism Physical Science
What is electricity?
What is static electricity?
What is the van de Graaf generator?
When the van de Graaf generator is tur…
The collection or flow of electrons in the form of an electri…
When two objects rub against each other electrons transfer an…
A large silver ball.
Electrons are transferred and collected on the person touchin…
What is electricity?
The collection or flow of electrons in the form of an electri…
What is static electricity?
When two objects rub against each other electrons transfer an…
46 terms
Physical Science-Electricity&MagnetismReview
Static Electricity
Static discharge
Potential energy
voltage
buildup of charges on an object
the loss of static electricity as electric charges move off a…
energy that depends on position
causes charges to move in a circuit
Static Electricity
buildup of charges on an object
Static discharge
the loss of static electricity as electric charges move off a…
20 terms
OS Physical Science Electricity and Magnetism
series circuit
parallel circuit
electromagnet
wire
devices are linked together in the same path
devices are linked together with separate pathways for each
using electricity to create a temporary magnet
provides a path for electricity
series circuit
devices are linked together in the same path
parallel circuit
devices are linked together with separate pathways for each
23 terms
Physical Science Unit G (Electricity & Magnetism)
Current Electricity
Static Electricity
Conductor
Insulator
The flow of electric charge through a wire
A buildup of charges on an object.
A material that allows heat and electricity to pass through it.
A material that does not allow heat or electrons to move thro…
Current Electricity
The flow of electric charge through a wire
Static Electricity
A buildup of charges on an object.
15 terms
Physical Science: Chapter 13 - Electricity and Magnetism
static electricity
discharge
conductor
insulator
the buildup of an electric charge on a material
the sudden movement of an electric charge from the object whe…
a material through which heat or electricity flows easily
a material through which heat or electricity does not flow ea…
static electricity
the buildup of an electric charge on a material
discharge
the sudden movement of an electric charge from the object whe…
28 terms
PHYSICAL SCIENCE: Electricity and Magnetism SG
electricity
How do electric charges interact
electric force
magnetic force
A property that causes sup Tomic particles such as protons an…
Positives and negative attract and two of the same charges re…
Force of attraction or repulsion between electrically charged…
The force a magnet exerts on another magnet on iron or a simi…
electricity
A property that causes sup Tomic particles such as protons an…
How do electric charges interact
Positives and negative attract and two of the same charges re…
14 terms
Physical Science - Magnets, Electromagnets, Electricity - Grade 5
magnet
magnetic field
pole
attract
An object that attracts other objects that contain iron and o…
The area surrounding a magnet that exerts magnetic force.... For…
One end, or the other, of a magnet.... Each pole is labeled as b…
To pull towards.
magnet
An object that attracts other objects that contain iron and o…
magnetic field
The area surrounding a magnet that exerts magnetic force.... For…
14 terms
Physical Science - Magnets, Electromagnets, Electricity - Grade 5
magnet
magnetic field
pole
attract
An object that attracts other objects that contain iron and o…
The area surrounding a magnet that exerts magnetic force.... For…
One end, or the other, of a magnet.... Each pole is labeled as b…
To pull towards.
magnet
An object that attracts other objects that contain iron and o…
magnetic field
The area surrounding a magnet that exerts magnetic force.... For…
52 terms
Engineering and physical science: Electricity and Magnetism
What are the parts of an atom?
List the 2 parts of an atom that provi…
What part of the atom is the easiest t…
Static
protons, neutrons, electrons
protons, electrons
electrons
Still or not moving
What are the parts of an atom?
protons, neutrons, electrons
List the 2 parts of an atom that provi…
protons, electrons
42 terms
Physical Science Magnetism and Electricity All
magnet
magnetism
magnetic poles
magnetic force
any material that attracts iron ... and materials that contain…
the force of attraction or repulsion of magnetic materials
the ends of a magnetic object, ... where the magnetic force is…
a force produced when magnetic poles interact
magnet
any material that attracts iron ... and materials that contain…
magnetism
the force of attraction or repulsion of magnetic materials
9 terms
Final Exam: Physical Science: Electricity and Magnetism
static electricity
current electricity
resistance
ampere
a type of electricity produced by the separation of positive…
the flow of charge
a measure of the difficulty to pass an electric current throu…
a measure of the number of electric charges that flow past a…
static electricity
a type of electricity produced by the separation of positive…
current electricity
the flow of charge
104 terms
Physical Science Final Study Set (Sound & Light; Electricity & Magnetism)
Solenoid
Electromagnet
Energy
Electrical Energy
A current-carrying coil of wire with many loops that acts as…
A magnet that can be turned off and on; solenoid with ferroma…
The ability to move an object over a distance
The energy of moving electrical charges
Solenoid
A current-carrying coil of wire with many loops that acts as…
Electromagnet
A magnet that can be turned off and on; solenoid with ferroma…
16 terms
Physical Science Concepts in Action: Electricity and Magnetism
Electrical Force
Electric Charge
Electric Current
Electrical Conductor
the force of attraction or repulsion on a charged particle
charge obtained by an object when it gains or loses electrons
the continuous flow of electric charges through a material
a material through which electric charge can flow easily
Electrical Force
the force of attraction or repulsion on a charged particle
Electric Charge
charge obtained by an object when it gains or loses electrons
17 terms
Physical Science: Magnetism, Electricity and Their Interrelationship
Attract
Repel
Electric Force
Electric Field
Unlike poles of magnets - Unlike electric charges
Like poles of magnets - Like electric charges
The attraction or repulsion between charged objects.
The space in which charges exert a force on each other.
Attract
Unlike poles of magnets - Unlike electric charges
Repel
Like poles of magnets - Like electric charges
34 terms
Physical Science Unit 7: Electricity and Magnetism
electromagnet
electrical conductor
electrical insulator
atom
a temporary magnet powered by electricity
a material in which electrons can move easily like copper wir…
a material in which electrons cannot move easily like plastic…
the smallest unit of an element that maintains the properties…
electromagnet
a temporary magnet powered by electricity
electrical conductor
a material in which electrons can move easily like copper wir…
1 of 10