|What is a series circuit?
||A circuit in which parts are joined one after another such that the current in each part is the same.
|What is a parallel circuit?
||A circuit in which the parts are joined in branches such that the potential difference across each part is the same.
|What are the 3 parts of an electric circuit?
||an energy source, wires, and a load
|What are the 2 types of electric circuits?
||series circuits and parallel circuits
|The ______________ can be a battery, a photocell, a thermocouple, or an electric generator at a power plant.
|___________ connect the other parts of a circuit. They are made of conducting materials that have low resistance, such as copper.
|Examples of ___________ are light bulbs, appliances, televisions, and motors.
|What are two safety devices used in circuits?
||fuses and circuit breakers