Series and parallel circuits

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  • Created by: Isobel
  • Created on: 24-02-13 12:18
In which circuit is the voltage shared between components?
Series
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Give one use of a series circuit
Christmas tree lights
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How do you calculate potential difference in a series circuit?
Add up the voltage of each voltmetre
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How do you calculate current in a series circuit?
Potential difference/ resistance
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Can a voltmetre be put in a series in a circuit?
No
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Card 2

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Give one use of a series circuit

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Christmas tree lights

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How do you calculate potential difference in a series circuit?

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Card 4

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How do you calculate current in a series circuit?

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Card 5

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Can a voltmetre be put in a series in a circuit?

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