Additional Learning Tools and Resources

Watching a presentation is a passive activity. Getting information is important ... but its not the destination or end point. Now that you've watched the video, its time to do something with the information you've heard. It's time to act on it. The resources below provide an opportunity to do this. We encourage learners to solidify their learning through the use of one or more of the following resources.

This video is more general in nature and addresses a collection of concepts that once understood could assist you in the completion of numerous interactives on our website. We recommend finding relevant practice at ...

Minds On Physics, Electric Circuits Module

A Minds On Physics provides a rigorous workout in conceptual reasoning, critical thinking, and close reading. Missions EC1 - EC3 are great complements to this video.

Missioin EC1 Current

Mission EC2 Voltage

Mission EC3 Voltage-Power-Energy

Concept Builders, Electric Circuits section

A Concept Builder is a multi-part, interactive questioning module that offers immediate feedback, question-specific help, and a game-like atmosphere. This video would be relevant to any of the early Concept Builders found in the Electric Circuits section.

Physics Classroom Tutorial, Electric Circuits Chapter

Our written Tutorial came first. Our video tutorial was modeled after it. Thus, there is almost always a written equivalent to the video on our website. It's easy reading with appeals to logic, periodic self-checking exercises, and numerous examples and illustrations. The following page coincides with the video:

Common Misconceptions Regarding Circuits