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There are two basic ways to connect electronic components with two terminals: series and parallel. In this episode, we examine those two types of circuits and show how to calculate equivalent resistance.

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It's time to weigh in on the latest project from Jen Foxbot!

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Your favorite worst video of the year is here!

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Let's look at the resistor and how it affects current and voltage in a circuit. Here's a hint: if you know two of either voltage, current or resistance, you can solve for the third.

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In this episode, we'll explore how electric current flows through a circuit.

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Over the next few weeks, we'll explore the basics behind electricity in a series of videos.

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A series of quick videos to help you get started with the Blynk Board and app!

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The Thing + the Blynk app = a match made in internet heaven.

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