Type
Crossword
Description

What did we use to connect the wires? Play Dough
What helps to conduct electricity? Conductors
What word means to continuously move in a circle? Circulate
What does not allow electricity to flow through it? Insulators
What _______ did we use during the activities? Materials
What did you use to show that electricity was flowing? LED Lights
What provided the energy to the light bulb? Battery Pack
What kind of circuit is it when the energy is circulates continuously? Closed Circuit
What kind of circuit is it when the energy is circulates continuously but doesn't light the light bulb? Short Circuit
What helps to power everyday devices? Electricity
What kind of circuit is it when the energy is does not circulate continuously? Open Circuit
What does electricity flow through? Wires

Electricity and Magnetism Crossword

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

Science•Electricity Crossword

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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

Conductors and Insulators Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What allows electricity to flow? Conductor
What stops electricity from flowing? Insulator
Pick the best conductor: glass, metal, or cloth metal
Pick the best insulator: rubber, water, copper rubber
Water is a conductor? True or False True
When a circuit is complete do we call it closed or open? closed
What is the power source in a closed circuit? Battery
When electricity flows it is called a current
What conductor is a penny made out of? copper
What is the insulator put over wires? rubber
It is safe to be in water during a storm? True or False False

Magnets Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

To pull toward one another attract
An instrument that uses a freely moving magnetic needle to indicate direction compass
The flow of eletricity through a conductor current
A form of energy that can prouce light, heat, and magnetism electricity
A piece of iron that becomes a temporary magnet when electricity flows through an insulated wire wrapped around it electromagnet
The material in a light bulb filament
A flash of light caused by a discharge of static electricity lightning
A form of the mineral magnetite that is naturally magnetic lodestone
A property of certain kind of materials that cause them to attract irn or steel magnetism
A document granting the right to take credit for an invention patent
Either of two opposing forces or parts, such as the poles of a magnet pole
To push away, as similar poles of two magnets push away from one another repel
Positive and negative electric charges that are separated from each other and are not moving static electricity

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 vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

when there are several paths for the current to flow. parallel circuit
the part of a circuit which can control whether electircity can flow through the circuit or not. switch
the flow of electricity through a conductor. current
a material which does not allow electrcity to go through it. insulator
when there is only one path for the electricity to flow. series circuit
the area of a conductor through which a current is able to move. pathway
the reference t the amount of divices in the circuit. load
the object wich provides the energy for the circuit. power source
when some of the connections aren't there. incomplete circuit
when all the connections are made inculding batteries, wires, and a device that uses energy. complete circuit
a material that allows electricity to go through it. conductor
an electrical force which occours as electrons are built up in a object. staic electricity
a small device that holds energy in chemical form. battery
when the movment of a charged conductor comes in contact with a metle sphere van de graaff principal

ELECTROSTATICS Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Conductors and Insulators Word Search

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Word Search
Description

Amps
Battery
Bulb
Cable
Cells
Circuit
Conductor
Connection
Cooker
Current
Dangerous
Electric
Electricty
Electrons
Energy
Flowing
Fuse
Generator
Heat
Insulator
Mains
Negative
Neutral
Parallel
Plastic
Positive
Power
Protect
Radiator
Resistance
Series
Shock
Switch
Symbols
Television
Transfer
Volt
Voltage
Voltmeter
Wires

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

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