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How do voltage-divider & current-divider work; physically?

  1. Oct 21, 2005 #1
    Hi, can anyone explain to me how voltage-divider and current-divider work physically? Like in terms of forces, fields, potentials of charges... etc..

    Thank you!
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  3. Oct 21, 2005 #2


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    More like using Ohm's law, no ?
  4. Oct 21, 2005 #3
    Yeah.. I know how to use and solve the them.
    But I'm just not quite understand how do they work physically.

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