#### 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 throug…

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

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 throug…

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 flo…

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

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, t…

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

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 g…

the flow of electric charge

circuit

a path containing mobile charges

closed circuit

a circuit that has a complete path for charge to flow

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 b…

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

Energy

The ability to do work

work

the use of force to move an object

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 separate…

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 separate…

parallel

insulator

current

potential

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

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 branc…

insulator

a material in which charges cannot easily move through

How are series and parallel circuits al…

How are series circuits different than…

How are parallel circuits different tha…

Black wires vs red wires

Same energy transformations, they were complete circuits, lit…

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

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

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

How are series and parallel circuits al…

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 bulb…

What is an electronic circuit?

What 3 things does a circuit need?

What happens if the path is broken anyw…

What is a circuit diagram?

A collection of electronic components that work together to ac…

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 in…

What is an electronic circuit?

A collection of electronic components that work together to ac…

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 serie…

what happens if a component in a series…

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 cuttin…

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 serie…

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

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

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

Series circuit

Parallel circuit

Current (amperes)

Wattage

Ciruit that only has one path for electrical currents to flow

Circuit that has more than one path for electrical current to…

How electrons travel

Measure of electrical power expressed in watts

Series circuit

Ciruit that only has one path for electrical currents to flow

Parallel circuit

Circuit that has more than one path for electrical current to…

Battery

Circuit

Circulation

Conduct

a device that changes stored chemical energy into electrical e…

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

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

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

Battery

a device that changes stored chemical energy into electrical e…

Circuit

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

Series circuit

Parallel Circuit

Cell/Battery

Switch

Where you get components one after the other

Different components are connected on different branches of th…

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 th…

Types of circuits

Parallel

Series

Voltage

Series and parallel

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

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

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

Types of circuits

Series and parallel

Parallel

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

parallel circuits

volt

ground prong

electric current

A circuit where all loads are on separate branches and allow c…

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

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

The flow of electric charges through a wire or any material.

parallel circuits

A circuit where all loads are on separate branches and allow c…

volt

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

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 circ…

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

electrical circuit

A pathway of conductors that lets electricity flow through it.

electric current

The flow of electricity through a conductor.