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Homework Help: Electric circuit

  1. Feb 1, 2005 #1
    Hello everyone. This problem has me stumped.
    The questioin asks,
    " find the magnitude (current) and direction of both resistor 1 and resistor2"
    (in the picture the top resistor is resistor 1)
    I know [tex] V=IR [/tex], but I am stumped at how the different potentials interact with eachorther at resistor 2? Could someone please give me some guidance as to starting this?
    Thanks so much
    Chris
     

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  3. Feb 1, 2005 #2
    The picture isn't working, can you describe the circuit?
    Are the resistors in series or parallel.
    What is the source of EMF and how is it connected ( Series or parallel ).
     
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