Multi-Step calculations

In this lesson we will be looking at how to approach multi-step calculation questions from the Electricity topic.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Which wire is the fuse connected in series with in a 3 pin plug?

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Q2.Select the two sources that supply a direct current to a circuit.

Select two (2) boxes

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Q3.Which of these is the definition of power?

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Q4.Which of these equations is correct?

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Q5.An electric toothbrush has a power rating of 15 W. If it is used for 2 minutes. How much energy is transferred?

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Q6.How much charge flows through a lamp, if 20 J of energy is transferred and it has a p.d. of 5 V across it?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Which wire is the fuse connected in series with in a 3 pin plug?

1/6

Q2.Select the two sources that supply a direct current to a circuit.

Select two (2) boxes

2/6

Q3.Which of these is the definition of power?

3/6

Q4.Which of these equations is correct?

4/6

Q5.An electric toothbrush has a power rating of 15 W. If it is used for 2 minutes. How much energy is transferred?

5/6

Q6.How much charge flows through a lamp, if 20 J of energy is transferred and it has a p.d. of 5 V across it?

6/6

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Quiz:

Multi-Step Calculations

This quiz will test your knowledge from this lesson and your prior learning.

Q1.What is the unit of charge?

1/5

Q2.What piece of apparatus is used to vary the current in a circuit?

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Q3.A potential difference of 10 V causes a current of 5 A to flow through a lamp. If the bulb is switched on for 20 seconds, how much energy is transferred?

3/5

Q4.A resistor has a resistance of 12 Ohms, if a current of 2 A flows through the resistor for 10 seconds, how much energy is transferred?

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Q5.An LED has potential difference of 2 V across it. If it has a resistance of 40 Ohms, calculate the charge that flows in 10 seconds.

5/5

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Multi-Step Calculations

This quiz will test your knowledge from this lesson and your prior learning.

Q1.What is the unit of charge?

1/5

Q2.What piece of apparatus is used to vary the current in a circuit?

2/5

Q3.A potential difference of 10 V causes a current of 5 A to flow through a lamp. If the bulb is switched on for 20 seconds, how much energy is transferred?

3/5

Q4.A resistor has a resistance of 12 Ohms, if a current of 2 A flows through the resistor for 10 seconds, how much energy is transferred?

4/5

Q5.An LED has potential difference of 2 V across it. If it has a resistance of 40 Ohms, calculate the charge that flows in 10 seconds.

5/5

Lesson summary: Multi-Step calculations

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