Visualizing Circuits

Here’s a video that shows how electrons move in a circuit (scroll about halfway through the video)  It shows the movement correctly from the negative end of a battery towards the positive end, however, remember that when we draw the path of the electric current, we actually draw it from positive to negative (We have Ben Franklin to blame for that confusion!).

And this is just silly:

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