Grade 6 Science Semester 2 - Vocabulary List

Unit 2–Electricity
English

English Definition

Korean
Translation

Magnet (n.)

A piece of matter (such as iron or steel)
that is able to attract certain metals

자석

Electromagnet (n.)
Current (n.)
Positive (adj.)
Negative (adj.)
Attract (v.)
Repel (v.)
Circuit (n.)
Terminal (n.)
Series circuit (n.)
Parallel circuit (n.)
Electron (n.)
Device (n.)
Coil (v./n.)
Reverse (v.)
Compass (n.)

A piece of metal which becomes magnetic
when electricity is passed through it.
The flow of a electric along an electric
circuit from the positive to negative
terminal.
Containing or producing the type of
electricity that is carried by a proton
Containing or producing the type of
electricity that is carried by an electron.
When a substance makes another
substance move towards it.
When a substance pushes other
substances away from it.
A closed path through which electric
charges flow.
A point at which connections can be made
in an electric circuit.
A circuit in which there is only one path for
the charge to follow.
A circuit in which there is more than one
path for the charge to follow.
a very small piece of matter (= a
substance) with a negative electric charge,
found in all atoms
A machine or a piece of equipment that
has been designed to do a particular job

전자석

(전기가 통할 때만 자석의
성질을 갖는 것)

전류
(전기의 흐름)

+극(양극)

-극(음극)
끌어당기다.
(인력)
밀어내다.
(척력)
회로
(전기회로)
단자
(+,-단자)
직렬회로
병렬회로
전자

(전기적 성질을 가진 것들)

장치
코일

to wind into a series of circles

(원통으로 감아놓은 전
선)

to change something completely so that it
is the opposite of what it was before
an instrument for finding direction, with a
needle that always points to the north

전환하다.
(방향바꾸기)
나침반