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Type of circuit in which the components form a single pathway for the electricity to travel through. Series
A measure of the degree to which a conductor resists the movement of electrons. (Unit is Ohms) Resistance
The pressure from an electrical circuit's power source that pushes charged electrons (current). Voltage
Materials where the electrical charge does not move freely. Insulators
Materials where the electrical charge does move freely. Conductors
Property of subatomic particles that causes it to experience a force when placed in an electromagnetic field. Electric Charge
Type of circuit in which the components are connected to form more than one pathway for electricity to flow through. Parallel
The amount of charge that passes a point in a given amount of time. Current
The voltage across an ideal conductor is proportional to the current through it. Ohm's Law
A device that uses electromagnetic induction to change the voltage of electric current. Transformer

Electricity and Magnetism Crossword

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Description

material that can carry electricity or heat conductor
a device that turns chemical energy into electrical energy electric cell
tiny particles that carry units of electricity electric charges
the pathway that an electric current follows electric circuit
a continuous flow of electric charges electric current
a temporary magnet that uses electricity to produce magnetism electromagnet
a devise that uses magnetism to convert energy of motion into electrical energy generator
material taht resist the flow of electricity or heat insulator
an object that attracts iron and certain other materials magnet
the two areas on a magnet where the magnetic force is greatest magnetic poles
a device that changes electrical energy into energy of motion motor
a circuit in which parts are connected so that the electric current passes along more than one pathway parallel circuit
a circuit in which the parts are connected so that the electric current passes through each part along a single pathway series circuit
an electric charge that builds up on a material static electricity

Electricity Crossword

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a flow of electric charge Current
a form of energy resulting from the existence of charged particles Electricity
a force that acts at a distance due to a magnetic field Magnetism
a hindrance to the flow of a charge resistance
an electromotive force or potential difference expressed in volts Voltage
the difference of electrical potential between two points Potential Difference
is a characteristic of a unit of matter that expresses the extent to which it has more or fewer electrons than protons Charge
a stable subatomic particle that is found in atoms with a charge of negative electricity Electron
an atom or molecule with a net electric charge due to the loss or gain of one or more electrons Ion
A device used to transfer electrical energy from one circuit to another transformer
an electronic component that is designed to offer a desired amount of resistance to the flow Resistor
the complete path around which an electric current flows Circuit
a closed circuit in which the current divides into two or more paths before recombining to complete the circuit Parallel Circuit

Science Electricity Vocabulary Crossword

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What type of electricity does not move Static
What type of electricity does move Current
The process in which heat energy is transmitted between two objects Conductor
A closed circuit where the electrical current has only one path to flow through Series Circuit
A closed circuit where electricity can flow through more than one path Parallel Circuit
Combination of two or more or more cells electrically connected to produce electric energy Battery
A device designed to make resistance into an electrical circuit Resistor
A device for making and breaking the connection in an electrical circuit Switch
An electromagnetic force expressed in volts Voltage
Electrical resistance is an electrical quantity that measures how the devide/material reduces the electric current or flow through it Resistance
An instrument for detecting and measuring electricity Electroscope
A form of energy resulting from the exsistance of charged particles Electricity
Surface resistance to relative motion,l as of a body sliding or rubbing Friction
Physical property of matetr that causes to experiance a force when placed in an electromagnetic field Charge

ELECTROSTATICS Crossword

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protons and neutrons nucleus
charges that don't move easily through material since their electrons are tightly bound to the nucleus. insulators
A force that opposes motion between two surfaces that are in contact friction
the fundamental law of electrostatics stating that the force between two particles is directly proportional to the product of their charges and inversely proportional to the square of the distance between them Coloumbs law
charges that move easily through the material, outer electrons are not as tightly bound to the nucleus. they conduct heat and electricity easily. ex): metal, fingers, etc conductor
What is the unit for current ampere
only allows electrons to flow in one way Direct current
electrons move back and forth without appreciable movement alternating current
what is the unit for resistance ohms
uses mechanical motion to create electricity generators
Continuous path for which charge flows Electric Circuit
Rate of which energy is transferred in the circuit; 1 Watt Power
example of electrical conductors metal
force is measured in newtons
charge is measured in coloumbs
electric potential or also called voltage
gain electrons, charge becomes negative
unlike charges do what attract
like charges do what repel
A way to charge insulators and conductors Contact

Electricity Vocab Crossword

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Description

A positively or negatively charged atom Ion
An imbalance or electric charge on an object Static Charge
Is when all objects exert electric force on each other Electric Force
Electric charges exert a force on each other at a distance through an electric field that exists around every electric charge Electric Field
A material in which electrons can not move easily from one place to another Insulator
Materials that contain electrons that can move more easily in the material Conductors
A rapid movement of excess charge from one place to another Electric Discharge
The source of electrical energy, which is the flow of electric charge Electric Current
The closed conducting loop that allows electric charges to flow continuously through Circuit
This is a measurement of how much electrical potential energy each electron can gain in a battery Voltage
The measure of how difficult it is for electrons to flow through a material Resistance
Georg Simon Ohm found a simple relationship among voltage, current and resistance in a circuit known as the Ohm Law Ohm Law
Is a circuit that has only one path for the electric current to follow Series Circuit
A circuit that has more than one path for the electric to follow Parallel Circuit
The rate at which electrical energy is converted into other forms of energy Electric Power

Electricity and Magnetism Crossword

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Description

a region around a charged particle or object within which a force would be exerted on other charged particles or objects electric field
a substance in which electrical charge carriers, usually electrons, move easily from atom to atom with the application of voltage. electrical conductor
used to protect us from the dangerous effects of electricity flowing through conductors. Sometimes the voltage in an electrical circuit can be quite high and dangerous. electrical insulator
Things that are negatively charged and things that are positively charged pull on each other. This makes electrons and protons stick together to form atoms. Things that have the same charge push each other away law of electric charges
a stationary electric charge, typically produced by friction, that causes sparks or crackling or the attraction of dust or hair. static electricity
the release and transmission of electricity in an applied electric field through a medium such as a gas electric discharge
a flow of electric charge. In electric circuits this charge is often carried by moving electrons in a wire electric current
an electromotive force or potential difference expressed in volts. voltage
the impeding, slowing, or stopping effect exerted by one material thing on another resistance
having only one path for electrons to flow series circuit
has two or more paths for current to flow through parallel circuit
a piece of iron (or an ore, alloy, or other material) that has its component atoms so ordered that the material exhibits properties of magnetism, such as attracting other iron-containing objects or aligning itself in an external magnetic field. magnet
each of the two points or regions of an artificial or natural magnet to and from which the lines of magnetic force are directed. magnetic pole
attraction or repulsion that arises between electrically charged particles because of their motion magnetic force
a discrete region of magnetism in ferromagnetic material. domains
a region around a magnetic material or a moving electric charge within which the force of magnetism acts. magnetic field
a soft metal core made into a magnet by the passage of electric current through a coil surrounding it. electromagnet
a cylindrical coil of wire acting as a magnet when carrying electric current. solenoid
the interaction of electric currents or fields and magnetic fields. electromagnetism
an electrical machine that converts electrical energy into mechanical energy electric motor
a device that converts mechanical energy to electrical energy for use in an external circuit. electric generator

ELECTRICITY Crossword

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Description

___=IR VOLTAGE
Electricity flows between these CURRENT
The opposition to the flow of electric charges in a material RESISTANCE
SI unit:A and for short, "amp" AMPERE
Voltage unit VOLT
___ Law states a relationship between voltage, current, and resistance OHM
An electric current in which the flow of electric charge periodically reverses direction ALTERNATING CURRENT
An electric current in which the flow of electric charge stays flowing in the same direction DIRECT CURRENT
Series or Parallel CIRCUIT
Without this, a circuit would not work BATTERY
One turns lights on and off with this SWITCH
Conducts heat well CONDUCTOR
Does not conduct heat well INSULATOR
An electric circuit with only one path through which charge can flow SERIES CIRCUIT
An electric circuit with two or more paths through which charges can flow PARALLEL CIRCUIT
Positive or negative CHARGE
Unit of electric charge COULOMB
____=work/time POWER
A unit of energy equivalent to one kilowatt of power sustained for one hour KILOWATT HOUR
V=IR OHMS LAW
A form of energy resulting from existence of charged particles ELECTRICITY
Representation of elements using abstract symbols instead of realistic objects SCHEMATIC DIAGRAM

Electric Charge Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Due to the transfer of electrons between objects. Static Charge
A positively or negatively charged atom is called Ion
A fore between two charges can be attractive or repulsive. Electric Force
This fore exists around every electric charge. Electric Field
A material in which electrons can not move easily from place to place is called Insulator
A material in which electrons can move easily from place to place is called Conductors
This rapid movement of excess charge from one place to another is Electric Discharge
TVs need a steady source of electrical energy that can be controlled from a Electric Current
Electric charges will flow continuously only though a closed conducting loop called a Circuit
Can tell how much electrical potential energy each electron can gain. Voltage
The measure of how difficult it is for electrons to flow through a material is called Resistance
He found a simple relationship among voltage,current,and resistance in a circuit that is now known as Ohm´s Law
Is a circuit that has only one path for the electric current to follow. Series Circuit
Is circuit that has more than one path for the electric current to follow. Parallel circuit
The rate at which electric energy is converted into other forms of energy is. Electric power

Physics Vocabulary Puzzle Crossword

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Crossword
Description

A flow of electric charge. Electrical Current
A current that moves in the same direction as the positive charge flow. Conventional Current
A device consisting of one or more electrochemical cells with external connections provided to power electrical devices such as flashlights, smartphones, and electric cars. Battery
a path in which electrons from a voltage or current source flow. Electric Circuit
a unit of measure of the rate of electron flow or current in an electrical conductor. Ampere
phenomenon of exactly zero electrical resistance and expulsion of magnetic flux fields occurring in certain materials Super Conductor
a unit of energy equivalent to one kilowatt (1 kW) of power expended for one hour (1 h) of time. Kilowatt-hour
the ratio of the voltage applied to the electric current whichflows through it Resistance
a given amount of resistance in a circuit. Resistor
a configuration of components in an electronic circuit or an interface that allows the connection of peripherals Parallel Connection
Components connected in series are connected along a single path Series Connection

Electricity and Magnetism Vocabulary Crossword

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Description

the law that states that like charges repel and opposite forces attract Law of Electric Charges
the space around a charged object in which another charged object experiences an electric force electric field
a material in which charges can move freely electrical conductor
a material in which charges cannot move freely electrical insulator
electric charge at rest; generally produced by friction or induction static electricity
the release of electricity stored in a source electric discharge
the rate at which charges pass through a given point; measured in amperes electric current
the potential difference between two points; measured in volts voltage
in physical science, the opposition presented to the current by a material or device resistance
a circuit in which the points are joined one after another such that the current in each part is the same series circuit
a circuit in which the parts are joined in branches such that the potential difference across each part is the same Parallel Circuit
any material that attracts iron or materials containing iron magnet
one of two points, such as the ends of a magnet, that have opposing magnetic qualities magnetic pole
a force of attraction o repulsion generated by moving or spinning electric charges magnetic force
the interaction between electricity and magnetism electromagnetism
a coil of wire with an electric current in it solenoid
a coil that has a soft iron core and that acts as a magnet when an electric current is in the coil electromagnet
a device that converts electrical energy into mechanical enegy electric motor
a device that converts mechanical energy to electrical energy electric generator
a vector field that associates to each point in space the Coulomb force experienced by a unit electric charge magnetic field
could be an iron or steel bar, or in a permanent magnet domains