Type
Crossword
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

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Electricity and Magnetism Crossword

Type
Crossword
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

Electromagnetism Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

two opposite end, called poles polarized
create the electromagnetic waves that propagate through the air ANTENNA
a specific wave length in the radio part of the electromagnetic spectrum CARRIERWAVE
a poor conductor of electric current whose electric charges partially align with an electric field DIELECTRIC
a group of neighboring atoms whose poles are aligned DOMAIN
generated in any piece of metal moving through a magnetic field; the magnetic they produce opposes the motion that caused the currents EDDYCURRENTS
converts mechanical energy to electrical energy ELECTRICGENERATOR
a magnet whose magnetic field is produced by electric current ELECTROMAGNET
the process of generating current through a wire in a circuit in a changing magnetic field ELECTROMAGNETICINDUCTION
oscillating electric and magnetic fields that propagate through space and matter ELECTROMAGNETICWAVES
a device used to measure very small currents GALVANOMETER
each form of the same atom that has the same chemical properties but a different mass ISOPTOPE
magnetic field produced by the induced current is in the direction that is opposite the original field LENZSLAW
exists in a space where magnets would experience a force MAGNETICFIELD
number of magnetic passing through a surface perpendicular to the lines MAGNETICFLUX
an instrument that measures the charge-to-mass ratio of positive ions within a material MASSSPECTROMETER
wire connected to a circuit and coiled into many spiral loops SOLENOID
secondary potential difference is smaller than primary potential difference STEPDOWNTRANSFORMER
secondary potential difference is larger than primary potential difference STEPUPTRANSFORMER
device that converts voice, music, pictures, or data to electronic signals, amplifies signals, and then sends the signal to an antenna TRANSMITTER
device that increases or decrease potential differences with relatively little waste of energy TRANSFORMERS

Science•Electricity Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

an instrument for measuring electric current in amperes Ammeter
Abbreviation of Alternating Current AC
a unit of measure of the rate of electron flow or current in an electrical conductor Amperes
Charged electrically to provide power Battery
Can be known as an electric ....., electrical ...... or an electrostatic ...... Charge
a system of electrical conductors and components forming an electrical ....... Circuit
A material or device that conducts or transmits heat or electricity Conductor
A chemical element with the symbol Cu Copper
the time rate of flow of electric charge Current
the electric charge inside the wires Electricity
electric current passing through the body Electrocution
a stable particle with a charge of negative electricity Electrons
a machine that converts one form of energy into another Generator
A material or an object that does not easily allow heat, electricity, light, or sound to pass through it Insulator
A natural occurrence that makes the sound of thunder Lightning
An object that does not have a positive or negative charge Neutral
Opposite of positive Negative
electrical resistance between two points of a conductor when a constant potential difference of 1 volt Ohms
subatomic particle found in the nucleus of every atom Proton
is an electrical component that limits or regulates the flow of electrical current in an electronic circuit Resistor
a path of very low resistance has been opened Short circuit
The occurrence when a balloon is rubbed on your head Static
forming or situated at the end or extremity of something Terminal
A device used to transfer electrical energy from one circuit to another Transformer
Symbolised as 'V' Volt
metal drawn out into the form of a thin flexible thread or rod Wire
Improved the stove so it was more efficient Franklin
Italian physician and physicist Galvani
Abbreviation of direct current DC
Using water power to produce energy Hydroelectric
An electrical power supply Outlet
To much power into a battery Overcharge
To put more power into a battery Recharge
A period when the electricity supply stops Power cut
A sudden strong increase in energy Jolt
The condition of having opposite electrical charges Polarity
Electrical or other energy that is put into a machine Input
A flash of light that happens when electricity flows between two separate points Arc

Electricity and Magnetism Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
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

Electricity and Magnetism Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The flow of electric charge Electric current
Electrons cannot move easily through this material Insulator
Electrons can move easily through this material Conductor
Surrounds every electric charge & exerts force on other electric charges Electric field
Imbalance of electrons on an object creates Static electricity
Attracted or repelled force exerted by all charged objects on each other Electric force
A circuit with only one path for electric current to flow Series circuit
A circuit with more than one path for extricate current to flow Parallel circuit
Energy changing forms Transfer of energy
The measurement for voltage Volt
North and South Pole Magnetic pole
the area where magnetic force is exerted Magnetic field
Is a device that transforms mechanical energy into electrical energy Generator
iron core that has copper coils wrapped around it and electric current Electromagnet
The area where magnetic force is exerted Magnetic field
A core made of solid or laminated iron, or some other magnetic material which may contain very little iron. Iron core
Source of power Battery
Come close Attract
Go farther (opposite) Repel
Protons Positive charge
Charges that don't move (neutral) Non moving charges
Electrons Negative charge
Attracting each other Oppositely charged
The direction in which the north end of a compass needle points Magnetic field line
A machine that converts energy Motor
An object that attracts or repels certain objects Magnet
Pole of the magnet that points to South Pole South Pole
Pole that points to the North Pole North Pole
The North Pole magnet Positive Pole
South Pole magnet Negative Pole

Physics Vocabulary Puzzle Crossword

Type
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 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Alternating Current AC
An active electrical system is working Active
Flow of electric current that keeps changing direction at a fast rate Alternating Current
Short period where the electricity supply is stopped Blackout
To put electricity into a piece of electrical equipment such as a battery Charge
Form of energy that produces light, heat and power Electricity
Powerful magnetic that uses electric current passed in a wire around it to produce its force Electromagnetic
Passes continuously through something Flow
Piece of electrical equipment that is fused and contains a fuse Fused
Set of wires that carries the electricity supply Grid
Electrical signal, for example one that is passed from a nerve to a muscle Impulse
Same electrical charges as a proton Positive
Measuring instrument used to measure the current in a circuit Ammeter
Unit used to measure electrical current Ampere
Container consisting of one or more cells Battery
Roughly circular line that starts and finishes at the same place Circuit
Material or object that conducts heat, electricity, light or sound Conductor
Red-brown metal Copper
Time rate of flow of electric charge Current
Electrons and protons Electricity
Kill or badly injured my electricity Electrocution
Found in all atoms Electron
$100 bill Franklin
Discoverer of animal electricity Galvani
Converts one form of energy into another Generator
Material/object that doesn't easily allow heat, electricity or sound to pass through Insulator
Accompanied by a bright flash Lightning
Indifferent Neutral
Characterised by absence Negative
Named after German physicist Georg Simon Ohm Ohms
Positive electric charge Proton
Device having resistance to the passage of an electric current Resistor
Electrical circuit of lower resistance than that of a normal circuit Short circuit
Stationary electric charge Static
End of wire Terminal
Device used to transfer electrical energy from one circuit to another Transformer
Electrical unit of voltage Volt

ELECTRICITY Crossword

Type
Crossword
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