Covers the design of a parallel circuit and the characteristics of individual and total resistance, current, and voltage drops in parallel.
Learn about the analysis of parallel circuits in the context of a realistic household circuit.
Learn about different ways you can wire an electric circuit, and how the brightness of the lights depends on how they are configured.
Explore a different way of thinking about electricity as a way to become familiar with the concept of potential, current, and resistance
Parallel Circuits Interactive
Shows the difference between light bulbs in series and light bulbs in parallel.
Reviews parallel circuits, advanced resistors, and problems regarding resistors and circuits.
Discover how voltage and current behave in a parallel circuit.