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1) If the current in a wire is at 0.5 A and the voltage is measured at 100 volts, what is the resistance in the wire?
2)What is the electric power used by an appliance if the current is 2 A and the voltage is 50 volts?
3)How are sound waves produced, and what impacts do different types of matter have on the speed of the wave?
4)What is the electromagnetic spectrum? Explain and give an example.
5)http://img254.imageshack.us/img254/6528/459431120201182932am187.png
In the figure shown, how could you determine the wavelength?
6)Explain how you can quickly determine whether a string of lights is wired in series or in parallel.
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zeig_101 Group Title
*reward: 1 medal for answers* 1) If the current in a wire is at 0.5 A and the voltage is measured at 100 volts, what is the resistance in the wire? 2)What is the electric power used by an appliance if the current is 2 A and the voltage is 50 volts? 3)How are sound waves produced, and what impacts do different types of matter have on the speed of the wave? 4)What is the electromagnetic spectrum? Explain and give an example. 5)http://img254.imageshack.us/img254/6528/459431120201182932am187.png In the figure shown, how could you determine the wavelength? 6)Explain how you can quickly determine whether a string of lights is wired in series or in parallel.
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Ohm's law: I=V/R
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zeig_101 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
See, I dont know how to use Ohm's law
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
For number one, I=0.5 and V=100
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
so you just back substitute the numbers in: (0.5)=100/R Next you isolate R. 0.5R=100 R=200
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zeig_101 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ok, so, .5 A=100V/X?
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zeig_101 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so, 50a=x?
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
no. A is a unit.
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
It's not a variable. If it helps you, use Amps instead of A
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zeig_101 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Ok, I don't get this can you walk me through it?
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Okay. We know that I=V/R. We also know that I=0.5Amps and V=100Volts Do you follow?
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zeig_101 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
What do the things in I=V/r mean?
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
It's a relationship between current, voltage, and resistance. I is a variable that represents current. V is a variable that represents voltage. R is a variable that represents resistance. We usually give these measurements in Amperes (A), Volts (V) and Ohms (omega), respectively.
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zeig_101 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ok, so its really C=V/R?
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
We don't use C for current. We use I. This is out of habit, so use I okay?
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
(In mathematics we often encounter constants and we represent them with C's. If we used C for current it would be confused with other values and would not be clear). BUt essentially yes, the relationship is I=V/R
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zeig_101 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so 0.5=100/R
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zeig_101 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
now where do i go from there?
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Multiply both sides by R.
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zeig_101 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so,0.5R=100?
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zeig_101 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ok, so divide by .5?
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zeig_101 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
R=100/0.5 R=200
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Can you do number 2?
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zeig_101 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
What is the electric power used by an appliance if the current is 2 A and the voltage is 50 volts? I=V/r 2=50/r 2r=50 r=100?
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
btw, the units for the resistance are in ohms.
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
no, power is P=IV x.x
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
sorry they are different formulas.
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zeig_101 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
What is the electric power used by an appliance if the current is 2 A and the voltage is 50 volts? P=I*V? P=2A*50V P=100?
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
100 watts
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Do you need help with the rest?
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