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Two resistors 10 Ω and 5 Ω are connected in parallel across a 15 V battery. What is the potential difference across the 10 Ω resistor?


5 V

10 V

15 V

20 V


I would think the answer would be B, or 15V

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    Oh come on, draw the circuit. Both resistors see 15 V if in parallel

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