# Physics: Diameter of a nichrome wire

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As part of a class project you are given 0.900 g of nichrome and asked to fabricate a wire with uniform cross-section. You use up 95% of the nichrome and make a wire with a resistance of 0.840 Ω. The resistivity of nichrome is 1.00 10-6 Ω · m and its density is 8.31...

### Physics: Diameter of a nichrome wire

If 49 m of nichrome wire is to have a resistance of 13.0 ohms at 20°C, what diameter wire should be used? I've done this: (108e-8)(49)/10.0 ohms = 5.29e-6m^2 Then 5.29e-6m^2/pi then r = sqrt(1.68e-6m^2) and got .00129 = 1.29e-3 1.29mm r=2(1.29mm) = 2.58mm But this is wrong. ...

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The heating elements of an electric toaster is typically made of nichrome wire (an alloy of nickel and chromium). As current passes through the wires, the wires heat up, thus toasting the toast. Estimate the overall resistance of a heating element which is 220 cm long and ...

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Calculate the resistance per unit length of a nichrome wire, which has a radius of 0.436 mm. The resistivity of nichrome is 1.5×10−6 Ω·m. Answer in units of Ω/m If a potential difference of 20 V is maintained across a 3.7 m length of the nichrome wire, what ...

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A nichrome wire of diameter 5mm and length 5m has resistivity of 10^-4 ohm meter. If wire is compressed to double it's diameter. Find the resistance in its new form. Also find the resistance of the wire originally ?

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A toaster uses a Nichrome heating wire. When the toaster is turned on at 20°C, the initial current is 1.50 A. A few seconds later, the toaster warms up and the current has a value of 1.22 A. The average temperature coefficient of resistivity for Nichrome wire is 4.5 10-4 (C...

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A toaster uses a Nichrome heating wire. When the toaster is turned on at 20°C, the initial current is 1.50 A. A few seconds later, the toaster warms up and the current has a value of 1.20 A. The average temperature coefficient of resistivity for Nichrome wire is 4.5 10-4 (C...

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find the resistance of a nichrome wire of length 2.2m& diameter 2mm.

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The heating element of a simple heater consists of a 2.2m--long, 0.70mm--diameter nichrome wire. When plugged into a 120 V outlet, the heater draws 7.5 A of current when hot. I found that the wire's resistance when it was hot was 16 ohms. Now using this answer of 16 ohms ...

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A total charge of 25 mC passes through a cross-sectional area of a nichrome wire in 10 s. What is the current in the wire? Choose one answer. a. 2.5 A b. 2.5 mA c. 25 mA d. 2.5 µA

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a Coper wire with wire with a diameter of 1.5mm is joined to an alluminium wire, which has a diameter of 2.3mm. The wire carries a current of 1.2A. What is the current density in each wire?

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A wire of nichrome of length 80cm has a resistance of 50 ohms. if the wire is four folded, find new resistance.

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A nichrome wire has a radius of 0.50 mm and a resistivity of 1.5 ´ 10‑6 W‑m. What is the resistance per unit length of this wire?

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A nichrome wire has a radius of 0.50 mm and a resistivity of 1.5 ´ 10‑6 W‑m. What is the resistance per unit length of this wire?

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You need to make a 100 microH inductor on a cylinder that is 5.0 cm long and 1.0 cm in diameter. You plan to wrap four layers of wire around the cylinder. What diameter wire should you use if the coils are tightly wound with no space between them? The wire diameter will be ...

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a copper wire with a diameter of 1.5mm is joined to an aluminium wire which has a diameter of 2.3mm.the wire carries a current of 12A.what is the current density in each wire

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A piece of Nichrome wire has a radius of 8.0 10-4 m. It is used in a laboratory to make a heater that dissipates 2.00 102 W of power when connected to a voltage source of 120 V. Ignoring the effect of temperature on resistance, estimate the necessary length of wire.

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A wire is supposed to be 0.10 millimeter in diameter. Laser light of wavelength 670 nm shining onto the wire creates a diffraction pattern on a wall that is 4.5 meters behind the wire. The central maximum of that diffraction pattern is 6.3 centimeters wide. What is the ...

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A FORCE OF 40N IS Applied at the end of wire 4m long and produced an extention of 0.24mm if the diameter of wire is 2.00mm.calculate stress on wire and strain in the wire

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Look up or derive the frequencies of the standing waves of a length of wire, L, clamped at the ends and under tension. What are the similarities and differences between a vibrating string and a resonating pipe? Does the diameter of the wire matter? Does the diameter of the ...

### Chemisty

Wire is often sold in pounds spools according to the wire guage number. That number refers to the diameter of the wire. How many meters are in 3-Ib spool of 12 gauge aluminum wire? A 12-guage wire has a diameter of 0.0808 in. Aluminum has a density of 2.70 g/cm^3. (V=3.14r^2L)

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The magnetic ﬁeld in a loudspeaker is 0.2 T. The wire consists of 308 turns wound on a 4.12 cm diameter cylindrical form. The resistance of the wire is 8.2 Ω. Find the force exerted on the wire when 15.8 V is placed across the wire. Answer in units of N

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Suppose that you wish to fabricate a uniform wire out of 0.900 g of copper. Assume the wire has a resistance R = 0.500 , and all of the copper is used. (a) What will be the length of the wire? (m) (b) What will be the diameter of the wire? (µm)

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i need to investigate nichrome wire and a globe and i need to state which is an ohmic conductor. what will my method be??

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A light rigid bar is suspended horizontally from two vertical wires, one of steel and one of brass. Each wire is 2.00m long. The diameter of the steel wire is 0.60mm and the length of the bar AB is 0.20m. When a mass of 10.0kg is suspended from the centre of AB the bar remains...

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A light rigid bar is suspended horizontally from two vertical wires, one of steel and one of brass. Each wire is 2.00m long. The diameter of the steel wire is 0.60mm and the length of the bar AB is 0.20m. When a mass of 10.0kg is suspended from the centre of AB the bar remains...

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A wire of length 5.0 m and diameter 2.0 mm extends by 0.25 mm when a force of 50 N was used to stretch it from its end. Calculate the (a)stress on the wire (b)strain in the wire

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A 4m long copper wire has a diameter of 2mm and carries a current of 10A. Determine the ff: a. current density in the wire b. electric field c. potential difference between the ends of the wire d. resistance of the wire

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A circular steel wire 2.00 m is to stretch no more than 0.25 cm when a tensile force of 400 N is applied to each end of wire. What minimum diameter is required for the wire?

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A wire of diameter 0.65mm and length 6.0m stretches 10mm when 5.5kg is hung from it. What is the Young's modulus for the wire and what is the effective spring constant for the stretching wire

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With a magnetic field perpendicular to a single 13.2 cm diameter circular loop of copper wire decreases uniformly from .670 T to zero. If the wire is 2.25 mm in diameter how much charge moves past a point in the coil during this operation?

### University Physics

A hollow copper wire with an inner diameter of 0.60mm and an outer diameter of 1.8mm carries a current of 15A. What is the current density in the wire?

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A long horizontal wire carries a current of 48A . A second wire, made of 2.6mm diameter copper wire and parallel to the first, is kept in suspension magnetically 15cm below(Figure 1) . Determine the magnitude of the current in the lower wire.

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A long horizontal wire carries a current of 48A . A second wire, made of 2.6mm diameter copper wire and parallel to the first, is kept in suspension magnetically 15cm below(Figure 1) . Determine the magnitude of the current in the lower wire.

### Math

The electrical resistance of a wire waves directly as its length & inversely as the square of its diameter if a wire 30m long and 0.75mm in diameter has a resistance of 25ohms , find the length of a wire of the same material whose resistance is 30ohms whose diameter is 1.25mm ...

### college algebra

The electrical resistance of a wire of a given material varies as its length and inversely as the square of the diameter. if a wire 300 feet long and 0.05 inches in diameter has a resistance of 30 ohms, (a) find the resistance of a wire which is 1000 feet long and 0.02 inch in...

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A weight of 40N was attached to the end of a wire during modulus experiment, if the length of the wire is 4m and the diameter is 0.44mm and the extension recorded is 0.30mm. calculate the stress and strain of the wire?. take[Pi=3.142

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A battery is used in an experiment and is connected by a 37.5 cm long gold wire with a diameter of 0.590 mm. If the battery has a voltage of 1.70 V and the resistivity of the wire is 2.4×10-8 Ω m, what is the current in the wire?

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Two wires with the same resistance have the same diameter but different lengths. If wire 1 has length L1 and wire 2 has length L2, how do L1 and L2 compare if wire 1 is made from copper and wire 2 is made from aluminum? The resistivity of copper is 1.7 × 10-5Ω·m and the...

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. A copper wire 1.00 mm in diameter is used to support a mass of 6.0 kg. If the wire was stretched by 2.00 mm, what was the original length of the wire? Y = stress/ strain r= 0.5 mm =5 X 10-4 m e= 2mm or 2 X 10-3 Given : m = 6 kg F = 60 N A =π r2 = ( 3.14)( 5 X 10-4) (5 X...

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Find the diameter of an 18 m(L) long steel wire that will stretch no more than.009 m AL when a load stress of 3800 N is hung on the end of the wire. The Young's Modulus for steel wire is 200 x 109 N/m2?

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in the searler's metod to determine the young's modulus of a wire , a steel wire of length 156cm and diameter 0.054cm is taken as experimental wire. the average increase in length for 1 1/2 kg wt is found to be o.o5o cm.Then young's modulus of the wire? ANS: 1.)2.002* 10^11 N/m

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A silver wire and a platinum wire of the same length have the same resistance. What is the ratio of the diameter of the silver wire to that of the platinum wire. I did 10.6E-8/1.59E-8 but am not getting correct answer?

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Suppose a straight 1.60mm -diameter copper wire could just "float" horizontally in air because of the force due to the Earth's magnetic field B⃗ , which is horizontal, perpendicular to the wire, and of magnitude 4.2×10−5T . What current would the wire carry?

### Statics

An aluminum wire has a diameter of d in. Determine the minimum diameter D of the coil in which the wire can be wound without exceeding a bending stress of 30,000psi

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You've made the finals of the Science Olympics! As one of your tasks, you're given 1.1g of copper and asked to make a cylindrical wire, using all the metal, with a resistance of 1.7 Ohm. What length l will you choose for your wire? What diameter d will you choose for your wire?

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1.A brass wire 80 cm long and 0.3 cm in diameter is used to hang an object weighing 6.5 x 10 ^5 dynes. Find stress, strain and young's modules. 2. To one end of a wire 1.2 m long and 0.4 cm in diameter is hung on object with a mass of 10 kg. The wire is found to be elongate 1....

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A 15 ohm resistor is made from a copper wire of mass 14.2 grams. What is the wire's diameter and length?

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An 8 kg mass is supported by an aluminum wire of length 80 cm abd diameter 2.0mm. How much will the wire stretch?

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An 8 kg mass is supported by an aluminum wire of length 80 cm abd diameter 2.0mm. How much will the wire stretch?

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Q.1. Two wires each of length 40 m and diameter 2.6 mm, are connected in series. A potential difference of 50 V is applied between the ends of the composite wire. The resistances the wires are 0.13 Ω and 0.75 Ω, respectively. Determine: i) the current density in each...

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A 50.0-g sample of a conducting material is all that is available. The resistivity of the material is measured to be 11~ 10-8 ƒ¶m and the density is 7.86 g/cm3. The material is to be shaped into a solid cylindrical wire that has a total resistance of 1.5 ƒ¶. a) What ...

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A 51.0 g sample of a conducting material is all that is available. The resistivity of the material is measured to be 12 10-8 · m, and the density is 7.67 g/cm3. The material is to be shaped into a solid cylindrical wire that has a total resistance of 1.5 . What length of wire...

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A 14.0 ohm resistor is made from a coil of copper wire whose total mass is 23.0 g. What is the diameter of the wire, and how long is it?

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1. Two identical 15.0 kg balls, each 25.0 cm in diameter, are suspended by two 35.0 cm wires as shown in the figure. The entire apparatus is supported by a single 18.0 cm wire, and the surfaces of the balls are perfectly smooth. Find the tension in the left 35.0 cm wire. 2. ...

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A copper wire of diameter 0.30mm and length 1.50m is joined to another steel wire of same diameter and length 1.20m. The copper part of the double wire is hung vertically to a fixed point, while a small weight is connected to the lower end of the steel part. Joining the two ...

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What is the mass of a copper wire that will give a wire, 0.20mm in diameter, a resistance of 400 ohms can you please show me the formulas

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A silver wire and a platinum wire of the same length have the same resistance. What is the ratio of the diameter of the silver wire to that of the platinum wire.

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A long straight vertical wire of diameter 2.0mm carries a steady current upwards. At 30mm from the centre of the wire, the magnetic field strength is 0.10mT. Sketch a graph to show the variation of magnetic field strength from the wire surface to a distance of 40mm from the ...

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A long straight vertical wire of diameter 2.0mm carries a steady current upwards. At 30mm from the centre of the wire, the magnetic field strength is 0.10mT. Sketch a graph to show the variation of magnetic field strength from the wire surface to a distance of 40mm from the ...

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You've made the finals of the Science Olympics! As one of your tasks, you're given 1.8g of copper and asked to make a wire, using all the metal, with a resistance of 1.3 Ohm. Copper has a density of 8900 kg/m^3. What length will you choose for your wire(in meters)? What ...

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A straight copper wire that is 1 milimeter in diameter carries a current of 20 miliamps. Whas the magnitude of the largest magnetic field created by this wire in Tesla?

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A straight copper wire that is 1 milimeter in diameter carries a current of 20 miliamps. Whas the magnitude of the largest magnetic field created by this wire in Tesla?

### Algebra joint, inverse and direct variation

Urgent! If t varies inversely as the cube of z and directly as the square of r, and t=4 when z=3 and r=6, find t when z=6 and r=9. T= k (square) r/(cubed) z 4=k (square) 6/ (cubed) 3 The electrical conductance of a wire varies directly as the square of its a diameter and ...

### electricity

Is there any data about the use of nichrome heating, for instance: a nichrome element in the cables of electric kettles, geysers and spiral stove? What do you mean by "data"? What physical data are you looking for: resistivity?

### engineering physics 2

A 19 m long piece of wire of density 8.34 g/m3 has a diameter of 12.593 mm. The resistiv- ity of the wire is 1.7e-8(ohm)(m) at 20 degrees celsius. The temperature coefficient for the wire is 0.0038(degrees celsius)^-1. Calculate the resistance of the wire at 20degrees Celsius...

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copper has 8.5 x 10^28 electrons per cubic meter. (a) how many electrons are there in 30 cm length a 12 gauge copper wire (diameter 2.05 mm)? (b) if a current of 1.55 A is flowing in the wire, what is the average drift speed of the electrons along the wire? (There are 6.24 x ...

### physics, university

A 50.0-g sample of a conducting material is all that is available. The resistivity of the material is measured to be 11 x 10-8 ohms/m and the density is 7.86 g/cm3. The material is to be shaped into a solid cylindrical wire that has a total resistance of 1.5 ohms. a) What ...

### Algebra

If t varies inversely as the cube of z and directly as the square of r, and t=4 when z=3 and r=6, find 9. T= k (square) r/(cubed) z 4=k (square) 6/ (cubed) 3 The electrical conductance of a wire varies directly as the square of its a diameter and inversely as its length. The ...

### Algebra

If t varies inversely as the cube of z and directly as the square of r, and t=4 when z=3 and r=6, find 9. T= k (square) r/(cubed) z 4=k (square) 6/ (cubed) 3 The electrical conductance of a wire varies directly as the square of its a diameter and inversely as its length. The ...

### Alegra II

If 750 m of 3.00-mm-diameter wire has a resistance of 27.6, what length of similar wire 5.00 mm in diameter will have the same resistance?

### Algebra II

If 750 m of 3.00-mm-diameter wire has a resistance of 27.6, what length of similar wire 5.00 mm in diameter will have the same resistance?

### Math

If 750 m of 3.00-mm-diameter wire has a resistance of 27.6, what length of similar wire 5.00 mm in diameter will have the same resistance?

### Algebra II

If 750 m of 3.00-mm-diameter wire has a resistance of 27.6, what length of similar wire 5.00 mm in diameter will have the same resistance?

### Math

If 750 m of 3.00-mm-diameter wire has a resistance of 27.6, what length of similar wire 5.00 mm in diameter will have the same resistance?

### Physics

A 2.2m of steel wire hangs vertically down from a support. A 1.5m length of brass wire of the same diameter is attached to the lower end of the steel wire.when a 10 kg mass is attached to the lower end of the brass wire a total extension of 0.05 m is produced. by how much does...

### Physics - Please Help!

I really need help on these questions because I have a test tomorrow and don't understand how to do them. 1) A wire of diameter 0.6mm is placed in the path of light coming from a laser. Light diffracts around both sides of the wire; the diffracted waves then interfere with one...

### Physics

A small sphere has a hole drilled in it and it is placed onto a wire. The wire is bent into a circle of radius 15 centimeters. The sphere can slide freely without friction around the circular wire. The circular wire is held vertically. (a) If the circular loop of wire is spun ...

### physics

the resistance of copper wire of length 1m is 0.1 ohm the diameter of the wire is 0.045cm find its specific resistance

### Physics/electricity

Eighteen-gauge wire has a diameter of 1.024 mm. Calculate the resistance of 19 m of 18 gauge lead wire at 20°C.

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a copper wire has a diameter of o.5mm and resistivity of 1.6*10power 6 ohm cm.calculate the length of wire which will be necessary to make 10 ohm coil

### physics,

A 4.0kg object is supported by an aluminum wire of length 2.5 m and diameter 1.8 mm How much will the wire stretch? I need the breakdown of how this is being solved so I can figure it out in the future. Even just a formula will do

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Two wires are made of the same material. The first wire dissipates power P with a current of I. If the second wire is 3 times as long and has twice the diameter, what will the current need to be through the second wire to dissipate the same power P as the first wire? A ...

### Physics

The force on a wire is a maximum of 6.5E-2 N when placed between the pole faces of a magnet. The current flows horizontally to the right and the magnetic field is vertical. The wire is observed to "jump" toward the observer when the current is turned on. If the pole faces have...

### maths-mensuration

The boy having a gold coin of diameter 2cm and thickess 2mm to a goldsmith for melting and drawing into a wire of diameter 1mm . the gold smith gave back a wire of gold of length 76cm with diameter 1mm. if the wastage allowed in melting could be a maximum of 5% of the total ...

### physics

the resistance of 100.0cm of constantan wire whose diameter of cross-section is 0.55m is 5ohm find the resistivity of constantan wire

### Physics

What length of #22 B&S gauge copper wire is needed to make a resistance of 500 ohms? This is what I came up with but don't think it is correct. looked up diameter for #22 gauge wire = .643 mm and converted to m 6.46 * 10^-4. Used Eq. A = (pi)(d^2)/4 => A = (pi)(6.43 * 10^-4...

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a metal wire 1.0 mm in diameter and 2.0 m long hangs vertically with a 5.0 kg mass suspended from it. if the wire stretches 1.2 mm under the tension, what is the value of the young's modulus for metal?

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A wire is made of a material with a resistivity of 4.85109 × 10−8 Ω · m . It has length 5.57436 m and diameter 0.36396 mm . What is the resistance of the wire? Answer in units of Ω

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The force on a wire is a maximum of 7.33E-2 N when placed between the pole faces of a magnet. The current flows horizontally to the right and the magnetic field is vertical. The wire is observed to "jump" toward the observer when the current is turned on. If the pole faces ...

### Algebra II

The resistance of a wire is inversely proportional to the square of its diameter. If an AWG (American wire gauge) size 12 conductor (0.0808-in. diameter) has a resistance of 14.8, what will be the resistance of an AWG size 10 conductor (0.1019-in. diameter) of the same length ...

### Math

The resistance(r)of a wire varies directly as the length(L)of the wire and inversely as the square of the diameter(d). If the resistance is 9ohms in 50ft of wire that has a diameter of 0.05in, find the resistance in 50ft of a similar wire that has a diameter of 0.02in. ...

### Physics

A 550 turn solenoid is 15 cm long. The current in it is 33 A. A 3.0 cm long straight wire cuts through the center of the solenoid, along a diameter. This wire carries a 22 A current downward( and is connected by other wires that don't concern us). What is the force on this ...

### college physics

How to do this problem? Compute the number of turns of wire on a coil whose resistance measures 15.5 ohms, and which is wound around a 2-inch diameter form in a single layer of 28 gage enameled copper wire.

### Physics

a wire 100 cm long and 0.2 cm in diameter is suspended from a support. a 10 kg mass is hung from the lower end of the wire. a find the stress b find the strain c young's modulus of elasticity

### Physics

1) Suppose that you wish to fabricate a uniform wire out of 1.15 g of copper. Assume the wire has a resistance R = 0.600 , and all of the copper is used. (a) What will be the length of the wire? m? (b) What will be the diameter of the wire? µm? 2) A rectangular block of ...

### Physics

1) Suppose that you wish to fabricate a uniform wire out of 1.15 g of copper. Assume the wire has a resistance R = 0.600 , and all of the copper is used. (a) What will be the length of the wire? m? (b) What will be the diameter of the wire? µm? 2) A rectangular block of ...

### Heat Transfer

A hot-wire anemometer is a temperature-based instrument for measuring velocities in a flowing gas. The key component of the device is a very fine wire (diameter = 0.0004 in., length = 0.20 in.) that is electrically heated. The wire is positioned so that the air stream passes ...

### College Physics

A current exists in a wire that gradually narrows down to a smaller diameter. How do the drift velocity, the current density, and the electric field vary along the wire? Can you please help explain this?