(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known datathe filament of a 230V light bulb is 0.72M long and has a radius of 6.0 x 10^-2mm. The resistivity of the filamen metal is 1.2 x 10^-5 ohm metres. Work out the resistance of the bulb

2. Relevant equationsI have tried working out the area using pi x radius square but am having trouble converting 6.0x10^-2mm into metre square.

i am using R=pL/A so i did 1.2x10^-5 x 0.72/1.1 x 10^-8m^2 which equals 785 ohms but the answer is 760 ohms can anyone please help me out?

3. The attempt at a solution

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# Homework Help: Easy resistance problem

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