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 one year ago
when a resistor is connected to an independent source,the current flow in it depends on whether the power rating or resistance?
 one year ago
when a resistor is connected to an independent source,the current flow in it depends on whether the power rating or resistance?

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Shadowys
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1resistance. Power comes later.

Shane_B
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[V=IR=>I=\frac{V}{R}\]Looking at those equations (as @Shadowys said) you should see that current is inversely related to resistance. Power should be considered more of a result of the current and voltage: \[P=IV\]

junkyard
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0The power rating is how much heat the resistor can dissipate without melting, burning or otherwise wrecking itself.

Shane_B
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0That's true also but I don't think that's what the question is asking
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