Circuit diagram with open circuit - Teachoo.jpg

Open circuit Closed circuit
It is not a closed and continuous path It is a closed and continuous path
Electric current doesn't flow in an open circuit Electric current flows in a closed circuit
The key in an open circuit is shown as ( ) The key in a closed circuit is shown as (.)

 

  1. Class 10
  2. Chapter 12 Class 10 - Electricity

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Davneet Singh
Davneet Singh is a graduate from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. He has been teaching from the past 9 years. He provides courses for Maths and Science at Teachoo.