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Each of the resistors shown in the circuit diagram at left is a 6(Greek capital omega) resistor. Find the equivalent resistance of the network.

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Step 1

Given that all the resistors are identical. The resistance of the resistors can be represented by R. The resistance of the resistors is 6 Ω.

 

The resistors are connected as shown in figure 1.

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Step 2

The resistors R2 and R3 are parallel to each other. Thus, the connection can be represented as shown in figure 2.

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Step 3

Here, R2||R3 represents the parallel connection of the resistances R2 and R3.

 

The expression for equivalent resistance ...

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