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Electric Power in a vehicle

  1. Oct 31, 2011 #1
    I must design a lunar roving vehicle. One of the criteria is that the electric power cannot exceed 9 volts. My teacher said that is I have 2 batteries powering the front wheels separately then the power remains at 9 volts and not at 18 volts. Is this true?

    Thanks!
     
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  3. Oct 31, 2011 #2

    gneill

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    Unless the batteries are connected in series, it is true.
     
  4. Oct 31, 2011 #3
    Great thanks!!
     
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