#### Study sets matching "science circuits"

#### Study sets matching "science circuits"

Electric current

Short circuit

Resistance

Series circuit

A flow of electric charge

A flaw in a circuit that allows a large current to flow throu…

How much a material opposes or resists the flow of an electri…

An electric current with only one path for the current

Electric current

A flow of electric charge

Short circuit

A flaw in a circuit that allows a large current to flow throu…

Conductor

Insulator

Parallel circuit

Series circuit

A material that allows electrons to pass through easily.

A material in which electrons are not able to move easily

A circuit that contains more than one path for the current fl…

An electric circuit with only one path for the current flow.

Conductor

A material that allows electrons to pass through easily.

Insulator

A material in which electrons are not able to move easily

What is it called when magnets pull ap…

What is it called when magnets pull to…

What is the pathway of the flow of ele…

What is a piece of iron called when it…

Repel

Attract

Circuit

A temporary magnet

What is it called when magnets pull ap…

Repel

What is it called when magnets pull to…

Attract

Circuits

Current electricity

Switch

Resistors

A path in which electricity flows

Flow of an electric charge

Controls the flow of a charge in a circuit

Reduces the electric charge, so the object won't overcharge,…

Circuits

A path in which electricity flows

Current electricity

Flow of an electric charge

circuit

current elecrticity

switch

resistors

a path in which electrical current flows

flow of an electric charge through a circuit

can control the flow of a charge in a circuit

reduce the electric charge that flows through a circuit

circuit

a path in which electrical current flows

current elecrticity

flow of an electric charge through a circuit

Energy

work

Mechanical Energy

Potential Energy

The ability to do work

the use of force to move an object

The energy that an object has because that an object changes…

Stored energy. It is the energy that n object changes based o…

Energy

The ability to do work

work

the use of force to move an object

circuit

closed circuit

conductor

current

a path containing mobile charges

a circuit that has a complete path for charge to flow

a material that contains easily movable charges (copper is a…

the flow of electric charge

circuit

a path containing mobile charges

closed circuit

a circuit that has a complete path for charge to flow

series circuit

parallel circuit

alternating circuit (double throw)

load

all loads on the same wire turned on and off as one

all loads on different wires can be turned on and off separat…

each time the switch touches one of the two wires the load on…

the place where the energy is going, ex. light bulb

series circuit

all loads on the same wire turned on and off as one

parallel circuit

all loads on different wires can be turned on and off separat…

parallel

insulator

current

potential

type of circuit in which different loads are on separate bran…

a material in which charges cannot easily move through

rate at which charges pass a given point

energy per unit charge

parallel

type of circuit in which different loads are on separate bran…

insulator

a material in which charges cannot easily move through

How are series and parallel circuits a…

How are series circuits different than…

How are parallel circuits different th…

Black wires vs red wires

Same energy transformations, they were complete circuits, lit…

-One path for electrons from the battery to the bulbs one bul…

Each bulb had its own path to the the battery, a direct conne…

When not plugged into a source, they are the same. (Copper wi…

How are series and parallel circuits a…

Same energy transformations, they were complete circuits, lit…

How are series circuits different than…

-One path for electrons from the battery to the bulbs one bul…

What is an electronic circuit?

What 3 things does a circuit need?

What happens if the path is broken any…

What is a circuit diagram?

A collection of electronic components that work together to a…

A source of electrons, a pathway, and a load device.

The current stops flowing.

A drawing that traces the path that electron flow will take i…

What is an electronic circuit?

A collection of electronic components that work together to a…

What 3 things does a circuit need?

A source of electrons, a pathway, and a load device.

how are voltmeters connected?

how are components connected in a seri…

what happens if a component in a serie…

what is an electric current?

in parallel, with one lead on one side and one on another

one after another in a complete loop of conducting wire

all the other components stop working as there is a gap cutti…

a flow of electricity around a circuit

how are voltmeters connected?

in parallel, with one lead on one side and one on another

how are components connected in a seri…

one after another in a complete loop of conducting wire

Circuits

D-Cell

Battery

Electricity source

a pathway for the flow of electricity

The source of electricity that has only 1 cell

A source of electricity that has more than 1 cell

provides the energy to light bulbs, motor, or other devices

Circuits

a pathway for the flow of electricity

D-Cell

The source of electricity that has only 1 cell

Short circuit

Resistor

Series circuit

Current

An unwanted electrical connection with very low resistance to…

A device that slows the flow of current

A circuit where moving charges can only follow a single path

The flow of electrical charge

Short circuit

An unwanted electrical connection with very low resistance to…

Resistor

A device that slows the flow of current

Battery

Circuit

Circulation

Conduct

a device that changes stored chemical energy into electrical…

a closed path that electricity can flow through (related word…

to move around: A ceiling fan circulates air in a room. (rela…

to allow heat or electricity to pass through easily (related…

Battery

a device that changes stored chemical energy into electrical…

Circuit

a closed path that electricity can flow through (related word…

electrical circuit

electric current

open circuit

closed circuit

A pathway of conductors that lets electricity flow through it.

The flow of electricity through a conductor.

A broken pathway. Electricity cannot flow through an open cir…

A complete pathway. Electricity can flow through a closed cir…

electrical circuit

A pathway of conductors that lets electricity flow through it.

electric current

The flow of electricity through a conductor.

Series circuit

Parallel Circuit

Cell/Battery

Switch

Where you get components one after the other

Different components are connected on different branches of t…

Gives power to the circuit

Turns circuit on/off

Series circuit

Where you get components one after the other

Parallel Circuit

Different components are connected on different branches of t…

Voltage

Current= I

Resistor

Power

Measure of electrical potential. Unit: v ... E=IR

Flow of charge. Unit: amps. Formula: I= V/R

Sloughs the currents. Unit: OHM. Formula: R=V/I

Rate at which energy is transferred. Unit: watt. Formula: P= VI

Voltage

Measure of electrical potential. Unit: v ... E=IR

Current= I

Flow of charge. Unit: amps. Formula: I= V/R

circuit

series circuit

parallel circuit

conductor

a complete path for electric charges

circuit with one path for electric charges

a circuit with two or more paths for electric charges

material that allows electrical charges to flow easily

circuit

a complete path for electric charges

series circuit

circuit with one path for electric charges

Types of circuits

Parallel

Series

Voltage

Series and parallel

Circuit splits into two different lines, goes through a resis…

One line goes through two or more resistors (globes).

Voltage is the Electro-Motive Force (EMF) of a battery. ... The…

Types of circuits

Series and parallel

Parallel

Circuit splits into two different lines, goes through a resis…