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Occurs when an atom or molecule gains either and positive or negative charge Ionization
A basic component of an electronic device Chip
A phenomenon that occurs when a vehicle sounding a siren approaches, passes, and recedes from an observer [two words] Dopplereffect
Italian physicist Alessandro Volta (1745–1827) is credited with inventing the first one of these in the 1800s Battery
Used as a capacitor to control voltage Varactor
Used to simplify algebra expressions [two words] Karnaughmap
An often repetitious code sequence Loop
An electric current identifier Galvanometer
A device that opens or completes an electrical path. Switch
A resistive component that is designed to be temperature sensitive. Thermistor
The term used to designate electrical pressure. Voltage
QA material that opposes the movement of free electrons Insulator
A measure of total opposition to current. Impedance
Measure of inductance. Henry
Measure of inductance Henry

Electricity Crossword

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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

Electricity And Magnetism Crossword

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Description

An instrument used for detcting electric currents. Galvanometer
Lightining strike. Static Electricity
Asphalt,Porcelain,and Diamond. Insulators
Mercury, Graphite, and Concrete. Conductors
Circuit inside a washing machine. Parallel Circuit
A string of Christmas Lights. Series Circuit
Measured in Amperes. Electric Current
Measures in Ohms. Resistance
Measured in Volts. Voltage Difference
When metals such as iron and nickel falls inside a strong enough ________ _____, they become temporarily magnetic. Magnetic Field
Process of rearraging electrons on a neutral object by bringing a charged object close to it. Charging By Induction
Process of transferring charge betweeen objects by touching or rubbing. Charging By Contact
V=IR Ohms Law
A region in which the manetic fields of atoms are grouped together and aligned. Magnetic Domain
Earth's North and South geographic poles. Magnetic Poles
Used by power plants to produce energy by burning coal or natural gas. Turbine
Measured in watts. electrical power
Interactions of magnets. Magnetism
A pat that electricity flows along. Circuit
Produces a magnetic field when a current passes through it. Solenoid

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

Electromagnetism Crossword

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Description

process of generating an electric current from the motion of a conductor in a magnetic field induction
transforms mechanical energy into electrical energy generator
device that increases or decreases voltage is called transformer
What is produced when there us a current in the primary coil of a transformer? (two words) magnetic field
device used to measure small currents galvanometer
type of current the consists of charges that move back and forth in a circuit alternating
device that supples the mechanical energy to turn the armature of a generator turbine
a solenoid with a ferromagnetic core electromagnet
a coil of wore with a current solenoid
the two ends of a solenoid act like poles
What is used to turn the pointer of a galvanometer? (two words) electric current
transforms electric energy into mechanical energy (two words) electric motor
material that can be magnetized ferromagnet
form of energy consisting of changing electric and and magnetic fields electromagnetic

Science Electricity Vocabulary Crossword

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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

Electromagnetism Crossword

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Description

results when electric currents and magnetic fields interact with each other electromagnetism
a coil of wire that carries an electric current, therefore produces a magnetic field solenoid
changes electrical energy into mechanical energy electric motor
wrapping a solenoid around an iron core electromagnet
cool cars... jk... induction to increase or decrease the voltage of alternating current transformers
induction to change mechanical energy into electrical energy electric generator
device that measures the strength and direction of an electric current in a wire galvanometer
a coil or loop of wire armature
magnetic resonance imaging MRI
electromagnets lift this off the tracks and move it forward maglev train
a container consisting of one or more cells, in which chemical energy is converted into electricity and used as a source of power battery
an attachment, connected to the armature of a motor or generator, through which electrical connection is made and which ensures that the current flows as direct current. commutator
a magnet that retains its magnetic properties in the absence of an inducing field or current permanent magnet

Electricity Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Protons, Neutrons and Electrons Atom
Electrical Current Flows Electrical Circuit
Provides Several Paths Parallel Circuits
Electricity Flows Through Series Circuits
Resists the Flow Resistance
Measure Current Intensity Ampere
Measure Electrical Tension Voltage
Reserves Chemical Energy Battery
Prevents Electrical Shocks Insulator
First Electric Battery Alessandro Volta

Electricity Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A unit of electric current equal to a flow of one coulomb per second. Ampere
A device having a designed resistance to the passage of an electric current. Resistor
A container consisting of one or more cells, in which chemical energy is converted into electricity and used as a source of power. Battery
Moving in the same direction as the positive charge flow. conventionalcurrent
A path in which electrons from a voltage or current source flow. electriccircuit
A flow of electric charge. electriccurrent
A measure of electrical energy equivalent to a power consumption of 1,000 watts for 1 hour. Kilowatthour
A closed circuit in which the current divides into two or more paths before recombining to complete the circuit. parallelconnection
The ratio of the voltage applied to the electric current which flows through it. resistance
The current through each of the components is the same, and the voltage across the circuit is the sum of the voltages across each component. seriesconnection
A substance capable of becoming superconducting at sufficiently low temperatures. superconductor

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

Electricity Crossword

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Crossword
Description

a form of charge that exterts an eletric force charge
the force exterted by an object with an eletric charge force
the transfer of electrons between two neutral objects friction
charging an object by contact with a charged object conduction
connecting an object to a large body like Earth grounding
charging a neutral object by bringing another charged object close but not toughing induction
an eletric discharge that occurs between clouds lightning
a list of materials arranged in order of their tendency to gain electrons electrostatic
a material that does not easily allow the mouvement of electrons insulator
have special properties that make them fair conductors not good conductors semiconductors
an object that has equal numbers of protrons and electrons neutral
a measure of the rate of electron flow past a given point in a circuit eletriccurrent
the ability of a material to oppose the flow of eletric current resistance
an imbalance of electric charges within or on the surface of a material staticelectricity
an especially simple type of electromagnetic field produced by an electric charge even when it is not moving eletricfield
Electric currents generate magnetic fields, and changing magnetic fields generate electric currents electromagnets
the rate at which electric energy is transferred by an electric circuit Electricpower
deals with electrical circuits that involve active electrical components Electronics
a subatomic particle with a negative elementary electric charge electron
the SI unit of electromotive force volt
wiring that provides power to lights lightcircuit
The condition where the current is delayed in time to the voltage in an circuit lag