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Parallel Circuits

A closed circuit in which the current divides into two or more paths before recombining to complete the circuit.

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Parallel Circuits

Covers the design of a parallel circuit and the characteristics of individual and total resistance, current, and voltage drops in parallel.
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Parallel Circuits

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Parallel Circuits.

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Parallel Circuits

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Parallel Circuits

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Unit 13.9 Parallel Circuits

Covers the design of a parallel circuit and the characteristics of individual and total resistance, current, and voltage drops in parallel.
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Dollhouse

Learn about the analysis of parallel circuits in the context of a realistic household circuit.
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Marquee Lights

Learn about different ways you can wire an electric circuit, and how the brightness of the lights depends on how they are configured.
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Electric Analogies

Explore a different way of thinking about electricity as a way to become familiar with the concept of potential, current, and resistance
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Resistance in Parallel Circuits Vs. Series Circuits

Parallel Circuits Interactive
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Voltage Drop Calculation

Parallel Circuits Interactive
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Electricity - Series + Parallel Circuits

Shows the difference between light bulbs in series and light bulbs in parallel.
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Parallel Circuits Quiz

Reviews parallel circuits, advanced resistors, and problems regarding resistors and circuits.
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Lights in Parallel

Discover how voltage and current behave in a parallel circuit.
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