Alternating to Direct Rectifying Alternating Current

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Students use a galvanometer to illustrate how a diode can be used to rectify alternating current. Students build a circuit. Then they use a galvanometer to determine the direction of current flow, when an AC or DC voltage is applied to a circuit containing a diode in series with a resistor and a galvanometer.

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6th - 8th
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
30 mins
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning