Current Electricity -35 Question Interactive Quiz KS3

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This is a challenging, engaging and enjoyable interactive game which can be played by individuals or teams. There are 35 differentiated questions on the basics of current electricity including:

• understanding the terms current, voltage and resistance;
• conductors and insulators;
• circuit symbol;
• circuits diagrams;
• units and measurement of current and voltage;
• current and voltage in series and parallel circuits;
• lamps in series and parallel.

Included in this Pack.
Interactive Question PowerPoint with 35 differentiated questions
Interactive Answer PowerPoint (which also shows the questions)
Pupil answer/score sheet
Instruction sheet

Preparation Required
Photocopying pupil score sheet

How it Works.

• Work through interactive Question PowerPoint.
• Pupils/teams write answers on recording sheet.
• Work through Interactive Answer PowerPoint.
• Pupils total their score
• Highest score wins.

Prior Knowledge Required

• The symbols for switch, resistor, battery, voltmeter, ammeter, motor, buzzer
and able to recognise series and parallel circuits.
• Metals and non-metals as conductors and insulators.
• Current is a flow of electrons and metal ions cause resistance.
• Batteries contain chemicals and provide the push or voltage to current.
• Voltage is the difference in energy level between two points in a circuit.
• Comparative resistance of long/short, thin/thick wires.
• Know that insulators have high resistances and the resistance of all conductors
is comparatively lower.
• Comparative brightness of identical lamps in series and parallel and the effect
of removing a lamp.
• Ammeters are placed in series and voltmeters in parallel.
• Current is measured in amps and voltage in volts.
• Current in series and parallel circuits.
• Voltage in series and parallel circuits.

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Links to other resources in this series.

Intro to Current Electricity 1

Intro to Current Electricity 2

Intro to Current Electricity 3

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Created: Jan 27, 2019

Updated: Jul 2, 2019

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