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Current Electricity

Quiz by Kay Cottrell

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15 questions
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  • Q1
    What piece of electrical equipment does this symbol represent ?
    Question Image
    switch
    Battery
    Bulb
    Cell
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  • Q2
    What is the name of this piece of electrical equipment?
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    Swithc
    Cell
    Bulb
    Battery
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  • Q3
    What is the main energy transfer in a lamp?
    light to electrical
    electrical to light
    heat to electrical
    electrical to chemical
    20s
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  • Q4
    This is the circuit symbol that we use for which piece of electrical equipment?
    Question Image
    bulb
    switch
    battery
    cell
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  • Q5
    How many bulbs are there in this circuit?
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    two
    one
    four
    three
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  • Q6
    If switch A only is closed, how many bulbs will be lit?
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    one
    two
    three
    none
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  • Q7
    In this circuit, switch C controls which bulb or bulbs?
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    both bulb A and bulb B
    only bulb A
    none of them
    only bulb B
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  • Q8
    Electricity flows through a wire. We call this a current. Current is measured in what units?
    watts
    volts
    amps
    joules
    20s
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  • Q9
    A circuit contains a cell and a lamp. The lamp lights normally. A second identical lamp is placed in series with the first. What will happen?
    one lamp will be brighter and the other is dimmer
    both lamps will be brighter
    both lamps will be dimmer
    the cell will have more voltage
    20s
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  • Q10
    Which material is a good insulator of electricity?
    plastic
    copper
    silver
    water
    20s
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  • Q11
    Which material is a good conductor of electricity?
    plastic
    copper
    ceramic
    wood
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  • Q12
    How many cells make up this battery?
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    four
    two
    three
    one
    20s
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  • Q13
    Lightning is an example of what kind of electricity?
    voltage
    current
    dangerous
    static
    20s
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  • Q14
    Electricity is an energy resulting from a movement of particles. These particles are ________________.
    electrons
    atoms
    proton
    neutrons
    20s
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  • Q15
    What is the 'load on the circuit?
    battery
    switch
    light bulb
    wire
    20s
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