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Locate the wire where it passes through a connector Now we not only …we also know know where C what the connector is No matter how the charge is created, chemically like in batteries or physically friction from socks and carpet , the movement of the discharge is electricity. The light bulb introduces enough resistance in a circuit to heat up the filament inside, causing light to be emitted. Current is the flow of electrons between two points in a closed circuit that have a difference in potential. Voltage Drop …the lower the measured voltage will be.
Electricity is everywhere; it lights our way, cooks our food and can even brush your teeth.
For an example, imagine where the medical field would be without electricity and in that sense how many lives have been saved due to electrical devices like defibrillators, pacemakers, etc.
Read on to discover more about basic electrical theory. What is Electricity? So what is electricity and where does it come from? More importantly, why is carpet, socks and a doorknob a bad combination? In its simplest terms, electricity is the movement of charge, which is considered by convention to be, from positive to negative.
No matter how the charge is created, chemically like in batteries or physically friction from socks and carpet , the movement of the discharge is electricity. Understanding Current This flow of electrical charge is referred to as electric current.
There are two types of current, direct current DC and alternating current AC. DC is current that flows in one direction with a constant voltage polarity while AC is current that changes direction periodically along with its voltage polarity.
But as societies grew the use of DC over long transmission distances became too inefficient.
Nikola Tesla changed all that with the invention of alternating current electrical systems. With AC it is possible to produce the high voltages needed for long transmissions. Therefore today, most portable devices use DC power while power plants produce AC.
The V is for voltage, which means the potential difference between two charges. In other words, it is a measurement of the work required to move a unit charge between two points.
When we see a value such as 10 Volts, it is a measurement of the potential difference between two reference points.
As mentioned previously, current is the measurement of the flow of charge in a circuit. This leaves us with the letter R which represents Resistance. Electrical resistance, measured in Ohms, is the measure of the amount of current repulsion in a circuit. Simply, resistance resists current flow. When electrons flow against the opposition offered by resistance in the circuit, friction occurs and heat is produced.
The most common application for resistance in a circuit is the light bulb.
The light bulb introduces enough resistance in a circuit to heat up the filament inside, causing light to be emitted. Resistance in a circuit can also be helpful when needing to alter voltage levels, current paths, etc. Resistors are self-contained packages of resistance that can be added to a circuit and are commonly used to divide voltage levels.
First, we need to understand what Series and Parallel circuits mean. Series circuits are those which are connected in-line with the power source.
The current in series circuits is constant throughout but the voltage may vary. Parallel circuits are those which branch off from the power supply. The total current supplied from the power source is divided among each of the branches but voltage is common throughout. You have probably experienced the pain involved with installing Christmas lights only to realize none of them work. Cue Clark Griswold!
There is probably one bulb out somewhere in the hundreds that you hung up. More than likely it is because one of the lights decided to break or burn out and because they are wired in series the rest are now out as well. Since all of the lights are in-line with each other, if one goes out it causes an open circuit at that point.
No current will flow to the other lights because of the open circuit path. Fortunately, a lot of the new light strands are wired in parallel. Therefore if one light goes out, then only that branch of the circuit will be out. The open will be isolated to that branch and current will continue to the other lights in the strand, Joy…to… the…World! R1 represents the resistance value of the speaker and R2 shows the resistance value of the LEDs.
Introduction of Electric Circuit. Loop Analysis of resistive circuit in the context of dc voltages and currents. Node-voltage analysis of resistive circuit in the context of dc voltages and currents.
Wye Y - Delta. Superposition Theorem in the context of dc voltage and current sources acting in a resistive network.
Thevenins and Nortons theorems in the context of dc voltage and current sources acting in a resistive network. Analysis of dc resistive network in presence of one non-linear element. Resonance in Series and Parallel Circuits.
Three-phase Balanced Supply. Three-phase Delta-Connected Balanced Load. Measurement of Power in a Three-phase Circuit.
Magnetic Circuits. Ideal Transformer. Practical Transformer.
Three Phase Transformer. Problem solving on Transformers. Construction and Principle of Operation of IM.