Advertisements

Parallel Resistors

http://maimelatct.wordpress.com/

Chipa Thomas Maimela‘s insight:

When we add resistors in parallel to a circuit:

There are more paths for current to flow which ensures that the current splits across the different paths.

The voltage is the same across the resistors. The voltage across the battery in the circuit is equal to the voltage across each of the parallel resistors:

See on everythingscience.co.za

Advertisements

One Comment on “Parallel Resistors

  1. Pingback: Basic Ohm’s Law Principle | Hosting Home

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: