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Homework Help: How to calculate total resistance?

  1. Jul 17, 2011 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    Find the total resistances of the arrangement below.
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    2. Relevant equations



    3. The attempt at a solution

    For first diagram: add 6ohm and 1.5ohm then calculate total resistance through parallel

    For second diagram: calculate total resistance for parallel and add 1.5ohm
     
    Last edited: Jul 17, 2011
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  3. Jul 17, 2011 #2

    ehild

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    It is all right so far, go ahead.

    ehild
     
  4. Jul 17, 2011 #3
    So am I right?
     
  5. Jul 17, 2011 #4

    ehild

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    Yes, complete the calculations.

    ehild
     
  6. Jul 17, 2011 #5
    Okay, Thanks!
     
  7. Jul 17, 2011 #6
    Try cropping the images next time. :tongue2:
     
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