What are the component of an electric circuit? Name any four components and describe their funtions in a circuit

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Basic components of the electric circuit

1. Battery or source of energy- It provides voltage to the circuit

2. Conductor- the conductor is the wiring in a home or device that provides the path of the circuit, on which the energy flows. The conductor (conduction) system interconnects all of the other parts of the circuit.

3. The switch - The switch provides the control that closes (continues) or opens (breaks) the electrical energy flow on the circuit. 

4.The load - Any device attached to an electrical circuit that is activated or energized by the flow of electricity to it, provides the electrical load on the circuit.


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