Museum of Science and Industry


Make a Circuit Board

Step 9 of 10: Test your circuit board

Key Terms Defined


Circuit
A path that electricity flows along

Time to test your circuit board. Find someone to answer your questions, and give them the two paper clips. Have them touch one paper clip to the “question” nail and the other paper clip to what they think is the correct “answer” nail. What happens when they get the correct answer? What happens when they get the wrong answer?


Museum Hours
  • through December 20:
    Monday - Friday: 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Saturday - Sunday: 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
    Open daily except Thanksgiving and Christmas
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Museum Location
Museum of Science+Industry
5700 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60637
1 (773) 684-1414
Getting Here

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