Electrical resistance Summary

Everything you need to understand or teach Electrical resistance.

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Encyclopedia Articles (3)

392 words, approx. 2 pages
Electrical Resistance The electrical resistance of a wire or circuit is a way of measuring the resistance to the flow of an electrical current. A good electrical conductor, such as a copper wire, will... Read more
640 words, approx. 3 pages
Resistance in Series and Parallel Circuits The resistance of any electrical device is defined by the expression, R=V/I, where V (volts) is the potential difference across the device and I (amps) is th... Read more
464 words, approx. 2 pages
Electric Resistance Electric resistance is the opposition to the flow of current and results in the creation of heat. A material with very low resistance, such as copper, allows current to flow very e... Read more