How is the energy flow different between a series and parallel circuit?

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How is the energy flow different between a series and parallel circuit? by Mind Map: How is the energy flow different between a series and parallel circuit?

1. Identify the energy flow in a parallel circuit.

1.1. What happens to the charge as it moves through the circuit?

2. Identify the energy flow in a series circuit.

2.1. What happens the to charge as it moves through the circuit?

2.1.1. http://phet.colorado.edu/en/simulation/travoltag

3. Key Vocabulary

3.1. Electrical energy

3.2. wires

3.3. electrical source

3.4. electrical device

3.5. switch - regulates the flow of electricity

3.5.1. open switch

3.5.2. closed switch

3.6. circuit- the path that electricity follows.

3.6.1. series

3.6.2. parallel

4. How are the paths different in a series and parallel circuit?

4.1. Create a series circuit.

4.2. Create a parallel circuit.

4.3. What is the difference between the two types of circuits?