# Physics

You have two identical resistors 50kohm each and a 1.5V battery. Which of the following statements are true
a)the current drawn is bigger if the resistors are in series
b) the current drawn is bigger if the resistors are in parallel
c)the voltage across each resistor is bigger if the resistors are in series
d)the voltage across each resistor is smaller if the resistors are in series

Are there two answers? I think it's b) and d).

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1. a is false
b is true
c is false
d is true

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posted by Damon

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