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Homework Help: Circuit resistance equivalence

  1. Oct 2, 2014 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    For the circuit shown below, find the R equivalent resistance between terminals A and B.
    http://puu.sh/bX1Sp/33db39d1c0.png [Broken]

    2. Relevant equations
    parallel and series circuit definition

    3. The attempt at a solution
    I admit that I don't even know where to begin with this question....
    Can someone give me a hint??
    Last edited by a moderator: May 7, 2017
  2. jcsd
  3. Oct 2, 2014 #2


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    Staff: Mentor

    You were give a question to solve without being presented with the basic theory and examples in your course or text?

    Hint: There are several opportunities to combine parallel resistances. There's also a resistor that's completely shorted out. Look for them and make a start.
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