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Electricity, Current and Voltage

What is electricity? Electricity is a form of energy.
A material that allows electricity to flow through it is known as what? Conductor
A material that does not allow electricity to flow through it is known as what? Insulator
What is the steady flow of electric charge known as? Current
What is electric current measured in? Amperes (amps)
The build up of electricity at one point is known as what? Static electricity
What other forms of energy can electricity be converted to? Heat, sound, light
Which type of electricity does a tesla coil demonstrate? Static electricity
What is another name for Potential Difference? Voltage
What is voltage measured in? Volts (V)
What is a naturally occurring form of static electricity? Lightening
Is plastic an insulator or a conductor? Insulator
Is metal an insulator or a conductor? Conductor
Created by: fergal
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