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Potential difference in a single battery

by Miraj Kayastha
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Miraj Kayastha
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Apr9-14, 02:26 AM
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When we place a voltmeter across a single battery which is connected to another battery in series, does voltmeter show the emf of the single battery or the sum of emf of both the batteries?
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Apr9-14, 02:49 AM
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Why not draw out the circuit and work it out?
Recall that a real battery is modeled by an ideal battery in series with a small resistance.


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