# physics

posted by .

What is the maximum current allowed in a 7.5 W, 300 resistor?

• physics -

i^2 R = power = 7.5
i^2 = 7.5/300
i = .158 amp

## Respond to this Question

 First Name School Subject Your Answer

## Similar Questions

1. ### Physics repost

A 2.00 resistor, and a 12.0 resistor are connected in parallel across a 20.0-V battery. What is the current flowing through the 2.00 resistor?
2. ### Physics

A simple circuit is made of a power source, a rheostat and an ohmic resistor. The potential difference across the resistor is initially 5.0 +/- 0.1 V. A good lab student measures the current across the resistor to be 1.65 +/- 5 mA. …
3. ### College Physics

A simple circuit is made of a power source, a rheostat and an ohmic resistor. The potential difference across the resistor is initially 5.0 ± 0.1 V. A good lab student measures the current across the resistor to be 1.65 ± 5 mA. a)If …
4. ### physics

A 15.0 resistor and a 20.0 resistor are connected in parallel. A 5.00 resistor is connected across a 1.00 10^2-V battery. What is the current flowing through the 20.0 resistor?
5. ### Physics

An rms voltage of 120 V produces a maximum current of 2.6 A in a certain resistor.Find the resistance of this resistor?
6. ### physics 102

The output voltage of an AC generator is given by Δv = (180 V) sin (70πt). The generator is connected across a 13.0-Ω resistor. (a) By inspection, what is the maximum voltage?
7. ### Physics

A battery with EMF 6.0 Volts and internal resistance 0.1 ohms is connected by a long wire to a resistor R = 8.0 ohms. The wire goes around a solenoid. The solenoid has 4000 turns per meter and area 25 cm^2. a) If the current in the …
8. ### Applied maths

When a capacitor , charged to a voltage , is discharged through a resistor , the current will decay exponentially according to the following equation: i=E/R e^(-t/RC) If E=250 V,C=160 μF and R=2100 Ω, answer the following …
9. ### physics

A 6.0 Ù resistor and a 3.0 Ù resistor are connected in parallel to a 1.5 V battery of negligible internal resistance. What is the current in the 3.0 Ù resistor?
10. ### Physics Circuit Problem

(dot) webassign (dot) net / s e r c p 9 / 1 8 - p - 0 2 1 - a l t . g i f Determine... (a) the current in each resistor (Indicate the direction of the current flow through each resistor through the sign of your answer. Take upward …

More Similar Questions