How can an alternating current change its direction while moving in a wire or any conductor? Why direct currents aren’t used in Home circuits?
Alternating current is produced by rotating a coil in a strong magnetic field (or …
“I’ve tried so many times, but I’m unable to arrive at the correct equation; See attachment for question” Question Jaz posted this question E=k(2λ/r) due to positive wire E’=k(2λ/(D-r)) due to negative wire The r…
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Rajkumar asks:”in electrostatic induction in step 3 when earthed wire is removed then where the free negative charge go.does they go to earth then what happen to them.”
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Why we specifically note resistance in a circuit while all part of a wire have some resistance..???
The resistance of the rest of the circuit compared to the resistance of the resistor is negligible.
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A 10m length of aluminium wire has a diameter of 1.5mm. It carries a current of 12A. Find (i) the current density. (ii) the drift velocity (iii) the electric field in the wire. aluminium has approximately 10^29 free electrons per m^3
You are given two nichrome wire of same length and different thickness Which wire will get heated first Give reason.? Asked Merlin Mary Mathew Answer: If the wires are connected one by one to a source, (or connected in parallel to the same source) the one having less resistance (Greater thickness) will get heated up first. […]