Christmas Light Webquest
What are the effects of type of circuit on number of bulbs lit?
IV: Type of circuit
DV: Number of bulbs
If you change the type of circuit then the number of bulbs lit would change.
All of the bulbs in the circuit are lit in this picture.
Even with one of the bulbs gone, the rest of the bulbs in the circuit are still lit in this picture.
All of the bulbs are lit on this circuit in this picture.
When one of the bulbs went out, the rest of the bulbs on the circuit are not lit in this picture.
I Think that the parallel circuit is the best choice for Christmas lights. One reason is that if one of the bulbs went out in a series circuit, the rest of the bulbs would not be lit. If a bulb went out in a parallel circuit, the rest of the bulbs would still be lit. Another reason is that parallel circuits are better for making stronger wires. That is why i think that the parallel circuit is the best for Christmas lights.