Resistance

Loads

 

Resistance

 

Conductor

 

Factors of Wire Resistance

 

Superconductors

 

Ohm’s Law

Item

Circuit Element

Function

Light bulb

Electrical load

Converts electrical energy into light energy

Switch

Moderator

Controls whether the circuit is closed or open

Battery

Power Supply

Supplies the electrons and the energy

Wire

Conductor

A pathway for the electrons, is a conductor

resistor

Electrical Load

Something that resists the flow of electrons

Voltmeter

Measuring Instrument

Measures the amount of voltage/potential difference between two points