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Components in a combination circuit

  1. Feb 17, 2015 #1
    In a combination circuit, with 2 components, if the voltages across each is the same, why must the resistance of the components be equal to each other?
  2. jcsd
  3. Feb 17, 2015 #2
    It doesn't unless the currents through the two components are equal as well.
    Then is simply Ohm's law.
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