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Basic Of Electricity 3

Subject : engineering
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1. Indicates the negative or positive pole of an electric current

2. Electricity is described as a form of:

3. Electric wires are usually covered with a rubber substance that is used as an insulator or:

4. The process of forcing water- soluble products into the skin with the use of electric current is called :

5. Electric current that is constant - even - flowing and travels in one direction is:

6. Meaning Alternating Current

7. The flow of electricity along a conductor is called a(n)

8. A rapid and interrupted current that flows in one direction then in the opposite direction is :

9. Makes up 5% of natural sunlight

10. Produces moist - uniform heat that can be appiled to the head or face

11. Amp

12. The negative electrode of an electrotherapy device is called a (n)

13. Visible light - the part of the electromagnetic radiation spectrum that we can see - makes up what percentage of natural sunlight ?

14. The long wavelenghts that penetrate the deepest and produce the most heat are:

15. Tesla high- frequency current It is commonly called

16. An important way of promoting electrical safety is the principle of:

17. Is a measurement of how much electric energy is being used in one second

18. The distance between two successive peaks is called the

19. The most commonly used modality that is a constant and direct current is:

20. The unit that measures the amount of electric current is a(n)

21. A process that forces liquids into the tissuse from the negative toward the positive pole is called:

22. Metals used in electric wiring and motors are materials that are considered good electricity:

23. The unit that measures how much electric energy is being used in one second is a (n)

24. To avoid damage to the eyes of a client or practitioner when using light therapy treatments - the eyes should be protected with saturated cotton pads or:

25. A switch that automatically interrupts or shuts off an electric current at the first indication of an overload is a (n)

26. Tesla high frequency current should not be used on clients who pregnant - suffer from epilepsy or asthma - high blood pressure - sinus blockage - pacemaker or metal implants

27. Ultraviolet (UV) rays are also referred to as

28. Is a unit that measures the resistance of an electric current

29. A thermal or heat- producing current with a high rate of oscillation that is used for scalp and facial treatments is :

30. Galvanic current

31. An applicator that is used for directing the electric current from the machine to the clients skin is called a (n)

32. Is a thermal or heat - producing current with a high rate of oscillation or vibration

33. The device that prevents excessive current from passing through a circuit is a (n)

34. The path of electricity from the generating source through conductors and back to the original source is called a(n)

35. Is process used to soften and emulsify grease deposits (oil) and blackheads in the hair follicles.

36. Forces acidic substances into deeper tissue using galvanic current from the positive toward the negative pole

37. The device that changes direct current to alternating current is a(n)

38. The positive electrode of an electrotherapy device is called a (n):

39. Uv rays are applied with a lamp at a distance of

40. The current that is used for facial and scalp treatments is measured in :

41. The unit that measures the pressure or force that pushes the flow of electrons through a conductor is a (n)

42. Prevents current from overload or excessive overload of circuit