# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Electronics Systems I Task 1859759652

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Describe series circuits, using modeling components.

Definition

Description should include identifying the
  • source, load, path, and control of the circuit
  • input, process, and output of the circuit
  • specific components and their functions in the circuit.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What is a short circuit?
  • What is the path for current flow in a circuit?
  • What happens when a series circuit is opened?

Related Standards of Learning

Science

PH.11

The student will investigate and understand how to diagram, construct, and analyze basic electrical circuits and explain the function of various circuit components. Key concepts include
  1. Ohm’s law;
  2. series, parallel, and combined circuits;
  3. electrical power; and
  4. alternating and direct currents.

Other Related Standards

ITEEA National Standards

12. Use and Maintain Technological Products and Systems

  

16. Energy and Power Technologies

 

19. Manufacturing Technologies

 

TSA Competitive Events

System Control Technology