Physics

posted by .

The battery in the circuit diagram has an EMF of 12V and an unknown internal resistance r. Voltmeter V1 is connected across the battery and voltmeter V2 is connected across the switch S. The resistance of the connecting wires and the ammeter is negligible. calculate the total external resistance of the circuit.

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. Physics

    The emf induced across the wing-tips of a flying aircraft is of the order of several millivolts. Can this value be obtained using a sensitive millivoltmeter connected across the wing-tips?
  2. Phyics

    A resistor has a resistance R, and a battery has an internal resistance r. When the resistor is connected across the battery, ten percent less power is dissipated in R than would be dissipated if the battery had no internal resistance. …
  3. Physics

    A voltmeter of internal resistance of 5000 Ω is connected across the poles of a battery of internal resistance 0.20 Ω. The voltmeter reads 1.4993 volts. What is the actual zero-current emf of the battery?
  4. Physics

    The battery in the circuit diagram has an EMF of 12V and an unknown internal resistance r. Voltmeter V1 is connected across the battery and voltmeter V2 is connected across the switch S. The resistance of the connecting wires and the …
  5. Science

    A battery of emf 12v nd internal resistance (r) 1.5votls is connected to an external resistance (R) of 3ohms. (1.) Cal, the current flowing in the circuit. (2,) the p.d draw across the 3ohms resitor and the internal resirtance. (3) …
  6. physics

    Consider a battery that has Vt = 12.0 V when it is not connected to a circuit. When a 10.0- resistor is connected with the battery, the potential difference across the battery’s terminals drops to 10.9 V. What is the internal …
  7. Physics

    A battery has an internal resistance of 0.42. A number of identical light bulbs, each with a resistance of 31.500, are connected in parallel across the battery terminals. The terminal voltage of the battery is observed to be one-half …
  8. Physics Resistance

    A 65 V. battery is connected across a 65400 ohm and a 37700 ohm resistor connected in series. What is the per cent error in the voltmeter reading when placed across the first resistor, if the voltmeter resistance is 143000 ohms?
  9. physics

    When the lights of an automobile are switched on, an ammeter in series with them reads 9.70 A and a voltmeter connected across them reads 12.20 V. When the electric starting motor is also turned on, the ammeter reading drops to 7.30 …
  10. electrical

    A 20v battery with an internal resistance of 5ohm is connected to a resistance of x ohm if an additional 6ohm resistance is connected across the battery find the value of x so that the power supplied externally by the battery remains …

More Similar Questions