# PHYSICS

posted by .

Two bulbs are connected in parallel across a source of emf EMF = 10.0V with a negligible internal resistance. One bulb has a resistance of 3.0 Omega , and the other is 2.5 Omega . A resistor R is connected in the circuit in series with the two bulbs.
What is the current through each individual bulb? Let I1 be the current through the bulb of resistance 3.0 Omega and I2 the current through the bulb of resistance 2.5 Omega?

• PHYSICS -

2.4/3=.8 A
2.4/2.5=.96 A

## Similar Questions

1. ### Physics EM

A battery with EMF 90.0 V has internal resistance R_b = 8.68 Omega. What is the reading V_v of a voltmeter having total resistance R_v = 485 \Omega when it is placed across the terminals of the battery?
2. ### repost physics E&M please

A battery with EMF 90.0 V has internal resistance R_b = 8.68 Omega. What is the reading V_v of a voltmeter having total resistance R_v = 485 \Omega when it is placed across the terminals of the battery?
3. ### 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. …
4. ### Physics

A resitor of unknown resistance and a 35-omega resistor are connected across a 120-V emf device in such a way that an 11-A current flows. What is the value of the unknown reisistance?
5. ### PHYSICS

Two bulbs are connected in parallel across a source of emf EMF = 10.0V with a negligible internal resistance. One bulb has a resistance of 3.0 Omega , and the other is 2.5 Omega . A resistor R is connected in the circuit in series …
6. ### physics

Two bulbs are connected in parallel across a source of emf EMF = 10.0V with a negligible internal resistance. One bulb has a resistance of 3.0 Omega , and the other is 2.5 Omega . A resistor R is connected in the circuit in series …
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

A large number of AA batteries with emf E=1.5 V and resistors with resistance R form an infinite circuit . The internal resistance of the batteries is r. Thevenin's theorem tells us that this infinite circuit can be replaced by a single …
9. ### physics help pls

large number of AA batteries with emf E=1.5 V and resistors with resistance R form an infinite circuit . The internal resistance of the batteries is r. Thevenin's theorem tells us that this infinite circuit can be replaced by a single …