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Electrical resistance

  1. Sep 30, 2009 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    this is not a homework question... i want to know density vs resistance


    2. Relevant equations
    R = ρl/a


    3. The attempt at a solution
    none so far
     
    Last edited: Sep 30, 2009
  2. jcsd
  3. Sep 30, 2009 #2
    Oh dear...the rho there is not density, but the resistivity of the material. It depends on the properties of the material.
     
  4. Sep 30, 2009 #3
    and the resisitvity of the material is depending on its own density?
     
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