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What are the three basic parts of an electrical circuit?
switch, power source(battery), and resistor(motor)
How are magnetism and electricity related?
electric currents create magnetic fields
What is an electric charge?
a property electrons and protons have
What does insulator mean?
an object that does not allow electricity to flow freely through it
an example of an insulator
What does conductor mean?
an object that allows electricity to flow freely through it
an example of a conductor
What is an electric circuit?
a complete path through which electric charges can flow
What is an electric current?
the flow of electricity through a material