Ω resistors are connected in series and in parallel, what isch combination?arrangement of resistors, find the equivalent resistance. In othould offer the same obstacle to the flow of current?8Ω4Ω4Ω12124Ω4Ω24 Ωhe resistors shown in the circuit diagram at left is a 6-Q1te odrw the cin

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For each arrangement of resistors, find the equivalent resistance. In other words, what single resistor would offer the same obstacle to the flow of current?

Ω resistors are connected in series and in parallel, what is
ch combination?
arrangement of resistors, find the equivalent resistance. In oth
ould offer the same obstacle to the flow of current?
8Ω
4Ω
4Ω
1212
4Ω
4Ω
24 Ω
he resistors shown in the circuit diagram at left is a 6-Q1
te odrw the cin
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Ω resistors are connected in series and in parallel, what is ch combination? arrangement of resistors, find the equivalent resistance. In oth ould offer the same obstacle to the flow of current? 8Ω 4Ω 4Ω 1212 4Ω 4Ω 24 Ω he resistors shown in the circuit diagram at left is a 6-Q1 te odrw the cin

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Resistors 8Ω and 24Ω are parallel. Therefore, the equivalent resistance Rp is,

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Step 2

Rp and 12Ω are in series. Therefore, the equivalent resistance R is,

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Resistors 4Ω and 4Ω on the left branch are parallel. The...

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