**ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS**

**Select the correct term to complete the sentences.**

**horsepower**

**transformer**

**Kirchhoff’s current law**

**alternating**

**kilowatt-hour**

**series circuit**

**direct**

**kilowatt**

**electrical power**

**short circuit**

**Kirchhoff’s voltage law**

**voltage drop**

**1. A _____ contains only one path for the current.**

**2. According to _____, if a circuit contains a 3-volt battery, the voltage**

**drops around the complete circuit must add to 3 volts.**

**3. There is a _____ across each resistor in a circuit when current is**

**4. _____ states that all the current entering a point in a circuit must also**

**leave that point.**

**5. A _____ is created when a circuit contains one branch with very little**

**or no resistance.**

**6. A _____ contains multiple paths or branches for the current.**

**7. One _____ equals 1000 watts.**

**8. The rate of converting electrical energy into another form of energy is**

**called _____.**

**9. The _____ is a unit used by electric utility companies to measure the**

**electrical energy your home uses each month.**

**10. One _____ is equal to 746 watts.**

**11. A battery creates _____ current.**

**12. Electrical appliances in your home use _____ current.**

**13. A _____ converts high-voltage electricity to lower voltage electricity**