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If an ammeter records 8 amperes and a voltmeter records 1.1 volts, the resistance of the conductor in the circuit is ___ ohms

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  1. recall that current is voltage per resistance, or
    I = V/R
    *units of current in Amperes (A)
    *units of voltage in Volts (V)
    *units of resistance in ohms (Ω)
    substituting,
    8 = 1.1/R
    R = 1.1/8 = 0.1375 Ω

    hope this helps~ :)

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  2. Thank you

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