Electricity terms and symbols

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As with any new topic there is new vocabulary to learn.  Find out the meaning of the following electricity terms:-

circuit, series circuit, parallel circuit, current, voltage, potential difference, resistance, diode, ammeter, voltmeter, amperes, volts, ohms

Draw correct symbols for the following pieces of electrical equipment:-

lamp, cell, battery, voltmeter, ammeter, resistor, fuse, switch

Here are a few links to help get you started.  S-coolBBC BitesizeGCSE.com

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