BET week 2

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BET week 2
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2014-01-23 22:32:46
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  1. define voltage as; unit of measurement, letter symbol, how does it affect an electrical circuit
    electromotive force; E; insulation needed, safety practices, tools used, spacing of conductors
  2. define amperage as; unit of measurement; letter symbol; how does it affect an electrical circuit
    flow of electrical current; wire size, heat; I
  3. define ohm as unit of measurement; letter symbol; how does it affect the circuit
    measurement of resistance; oppsition of current flow; R; friction is created causing heat
  4. define wattage as; unit of measurement; letter symbol; affect on an electrical circuit
    electrical power; P; used to measure the amount of energy that is being consumed, generated and delivered
  5. define conductor
    any material that allows current to flow with little resistance
  6. define insulator
    an non conductive material used to isolate current flow from ground.
  7. how many watts equals one horsepower
    746
  8. ohms law states that
    voltage, amperage and resistance are proportional to one another
  9. how much is a mega watt
    one million watts
  10. define load
    a device that uses the electrical energy of the source to accomplish some useful purpose

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