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1 4.2 Potential difference ( pd ) and power Potential Difference: * is defined as the work done (or energy transfer) per unit charge V (Volt) = W (work done, J) Q (charge, C) B A + + If 1J of work is done in moving 1 C of positive charge from A to B then the Pd is 1V 1V = 1 J / C

2 4.2 Potential difference ( pd ) and power Potential Difference: * is defined as the work done (or energy transfer) per unit charge V (Volt) = W (work done, J) Q (charge, C) B A + + If 1J of work is done in moving 1 C of positive charge from A to B then the Pd is 1V 1V = 1 J / C

3 4.2 Potential difference ( pd ) and power Potential Difference: * is defined as the work done (or energy transfer) per unit charge V (Volt) = W (work done, J) Q (charge, C) B A + + If 1J of work is done in moving 1 C of positive charge from A to B then the Pd is 1V 1V = 1 J / C

4 4.2 Potential difference ( pd ) and power Potential Difference: * is defined as the work done (or energy transfer) per unit charge V (Volt) = W (work done, J) Q (charge, C) B A + + If 1J of work is done in moving 1 C of positive charge from A to B then the Pd is 1V 1V = 1 J / C

5 4.2 Potential difference ( pd ) and power Potential Difference: * is defined as the work done (or energy transfer) per unit charge V (Volt) = W (work done, J) Q (charge, C) B A + + If 1J of work is done in moving 1 C of positive charge from A to B then the Pd is 1V 1V = 1 J / C

6 Voltage or pd: * is electrical pressure * causes current to flow * is measured in Volts (V) with a voltmeter in parallel 1.5 V V

7 Voltage or pd : * is electrical pressure * causes current to flow * is measured in Volts (V) with a voltmeter in parallel 1.5 V V

8 Voltage or pd : * is electrical pressure * causes current to flow * is measured in Volts (V) with a voltmeter in parallel 1.5 V V

9 Voltages in series circuits The cell gives electrical potential energy to each electron – even when not connected * Work is done by an electron when passing through a component. * Some of the electron’s electrical potential energy is transferred to heat and light. * The work done per coulomb of charge is called the potential difference across the component - - J J J J

10 Voltages in series circuits The cell gives electrical potential energy to each electron – even when not connected * Work is done by an electron when passing through a component. * Some of the electron’s electrical potential energy is transferred to heat and light. * The work done per coulomb of charge is called the potential difference across the component - - J J J J

11 Voltages in series circuits The cell gives electrical potential energy to each electron – even when not connected * Work is done by an electron when passing through a component. * Some of the electron’s electrical potential energy is transferred to heat and light. * The work done per coulomb of charge is called the potential difference across the component - - J J J J

12 V V V Voltages in series circuits

13 V V V 3 V 4 3 V V Voltages in series circuits

14 The higher the v……... of the battery the more energy the electrons can t………... to the bulbs. The bulb f………. heats up. Some of this heat energy is transformed to l…... energy. voltage transfer filament light

15 V V V 3 V 4 3 V 4 Voltages in series circuits

16 V V V 3.0 V 1.5 V In a series circuit the voltage is shared across components Voltages in series circuits

17 In a series circuit the voltage is shared across components V V 3.0 V 1.5 V V 0.2 A Voltages in series circuits

18 A In a series circuit the voltage is shared across components V V 3.0 V V VV 0.1 A Voltages in series circuits

19 A In a series circuit the voltage is shared across components V V 3.0 V V VV 3 V 4 3 V 4 3 V 4 3 V A Voltages in series circuits

20 A In a series circuit the voltage is shared across components V V 3.0 V V VV 3 V 4 3 V 4 3 V 4 3 V A Voltages in series circuits Each bulb adds more resistance to the series circuit. The current flowing drops. The voltage across each bulb drops

21 Problem: If 30 J of work is done when 5C of charge passes through a component, calculate the potential difference across the component. V = 30 J = 6 V 5 C V (Volt) = W (work done, J) Q (charge, C) 4.2 Potential difference ( pd ) and power

22 Problem: If 30 J of work is done when 5C of charge passes through a component, calculate the potential difference across the component. V = 30 J = 6 V 5 C V (Volt) = W (work done, J) Q (charge, C) 4.2 Potential difference ( pd ) and power

23 EMF Electromotive force of a source of electricity: * is defined as the electrical energy produced per unit charge passing through the source 4.2 Potential difference ( pd ) and power W ( J) = (Volt) X Q ( C) Electrical energy produced when charge Q moves through the source

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