Circuit Analysis With Solar Energy: Measure the Power Consumed by Various Devices
Students will understand that voltage is a measure of a difference in electric potential energy and that current is the rate at which charge flows through a circuit.
Students will understand how to measure and quantify electricity.
Students will become familiar with the relationships between the fundamental electrical
Students will set up a simple circuit using a solar module and three small loads. They will then use a multimeter to measure the voltage across each load and the current through each circuit. Students will then calculate the power consumption and resistance of each load.