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Vocabulary Test - Electricity And Magnets

19 Questions
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This is a vocabulary quiz on electricity and magnets. It is for 4th grade.

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A material through which heat or electricity do not flow easily
    • A. 

      Circuit

    • B. 

      Current

    • C. 

      Insulator

    • D. 

      Conductor

  • 2. 
    A material through which heat or electricity flows easily
    • A. 

      Circuit

    • B. 

      Current

    • C. 

      Insulator

    • D. 

      Conductor

  • 3. 
    A circuit in which each object is connected to the cell separately
    • A. 

      Series circuit

    • B. 

      Parallel circuit

    • C. 

      Complete circuit

  • 4. 
    A circuit in which the objects are connected in a single path
    • A. 

      Series circuit

    • B. 

      Parallel circuit

    • C. 

      Complete circuit

  • 5. 
    A temporary magnet created when current flows through wire wrapped in coils around an iron bar.
    • A. 

      Permanent magnet

    • B. 

      Electro magnet

    • C. 

      Powerful magnet

  • 6. 
    A device that creates alternating current by spinning an electric coil between magnets
    • A. 

      Circuit

    • B. 

      Electric motor

    • C. 

      Generator

  • 7. 
    A reusable switch that protects circuits from dangerously high currents
    • A. 

      Circuit

    • B. 

      Fuse

    • C. 

      Circuit breaker

  • 8. 
    A device that melts to keep too much electricity from flowing through wires
    • A. 

      Circuit

    • B. 

      Fuse

    • C. 

      Circuit breaker

  • 9. 
    A complete path through which electricity can flow
    • A. 

      Current

    • B. 

      Discharge

    • C. 

      Circuit

  • 10. 
    A moving electrical charge is
    • A. 

      Current electricity

    • B. 

      Circuit

    • C. 

      A magnetic field

  • 11. 
    A power source that transforms electrical energy into movement
    • A. 

      Electric motor

    • B. 

      Generator

    • C. 

      Magnetism

  • 12. 
    A region of magnetic force around a magnet
    • A. 

      Pole

    • B. 

      Discharge

    • C. 

      Magnetic field

  • 13. 
    The sudden movement of an electric charge from the object where it built up onto another nearby object
    • A. 

      Pole

    • B. 

      Generator

    • C. 

      Circuit

    • D. 

      Discharge

  • 14. 
    The buildup of an electric charge on a material
    • A. 

      Discharge

    • B. 

      Circuit

    • C. 

      Static electricity

    • D. 

      Current electricity

  • 15. 
    Lightning is an example of a
  • 16. 
    The region of magnetic force around a magnet is called
  • 17. 
    Most newer houses or electrical systems use a ___ to protect circuits from dangerously high currents
  • 18. 
    A circuit with two light bulbs on the same circuit is known as a __ circuit
  • 19. 
    Rubber and plastic are good examples of _____