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Magnet / Electricity

positive attracted to negative
current the moving charge through a circuit
electric cell a device that is used to generate electricity
negative attracted to positive
conductor a material that a current can pass through (like metal)
attraction opposite charges or poles have this
insulator material used so a current can not go through (like rubber)
electric field the area around a charged object
repel two of the same charges or poles (example North and North, or + +) will ___ each other
neutral if the positive and negative charges are equal or same
iron and steel magnets are attracted to
atoms building blocks of all things
protons part of an atom with positive charge
poles opposite ___ of a magnet are attracted (north and south)
electrons part of an atom with negative charge
energy the ability to do work or cause change
magnetic field space around a magnet where there is a force
parallel circuit all parts of the circuit are connected between the same two sets of points, creating multiple paths for the current to flow from one end of the battery to the other
object being effected, path, and power source three things needed to make a circuit complete
series circuit parts of the circuit are connected end-to-end to form only one path for the current to flow through; power is shared



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