# Electricity Quiz: How Much You Know? Trivia Questions

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• 1.
A simple device that opens and closes an electrical unit is called a(an):
• A.

Volt

• B.

Discharge

• C.

Switch

• D.

Ampere

• 2.
The unit used for measuring electrical current is called a(an):
• A.

Electrode

• B.

Volt

• C.

Discharge

• D.

Ampere

• 3.
This is the unit of measurement for measuring electrical pressure or EMF?
• A.

Switch

• B.

Volt

• C.

Ampere

• D.

Electrode

• 4.
Material that electricity can travel through easily is called a
• A.

Conductor

• B.

Insulator

• C.

Semiconductor

• D.

None of these

• 5.
A circuit is a path taken by a current. A path with no breaks is called a
• A.

Closed circuit

• B.

Open circuit

• C.

Open switch

• D.

None of these

• 6.
If there is a break in the path the current follows, the circuit is incomplete. A break in the path is called an
• A.

Open circuit

• B.

Close circuit

• C.

Both A and B

• D.

None of the above

• 7.
Materials that do not allow electrical charges to pass through it easily are called
• A.

Conductor

• B.

Insulator

• C.

Semiconductors

• D.

All of the above

• 8.
Lightning is caused by the build-up of electrical charges in a cloud, also known as static electricity.
• A.

True

• B.

False

• 9.
Parallel circuits have only one path.
• A.

True

• B.

False

• 10.
The current always travels from the negative electrode to the positive electrode.
• A.

True

• B.

False