3. Now Try This
click here to take a little quiz on what you just learned.
4. What happens
if you change a circuit?
If you add more
lights to a circuit will it change anything?
How about adding more
batteries, will that change anything?
to circuits to find the answer.
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5. What is a
Now you know
that if you add more lights to a series circuit, they will not be as
bright. There is a way to add more lights and still keep them the
same brightness, you can use a parallel circuit. A parallel
circuit has another advantage, if 1 bulb burns out, the other bulbs will
still keep working.
does a parallel circuit work?
Click here to find out.
Draw a picture
of a parallel circuit.
How to Wire a Circuit for help.