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## Homework Statement

Find currents I1 and I2 in the following circuit:

## Homework Equations

I know I have to use Kirchoff's loop rule but I am not sure of the current going through the 5 ohm and 8 ohm resistors, is it just I1 and I2 respectively? Also do I incorporate the large loop at the bottom?

## The Attempt at a Solution

-12 - (1)I1 - (5)I1 = 0

-9 - (1)I2 - (8)I2 = 0

I get negative answers with the above^

This is a practice midterm problem, so it's not my actual homework.[/B]