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Mesh analysis with dependent sources

  1. Dec 17, 2016 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

    I need to use mesh analysis to find the three currents:
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    2. Relevant equations


    3. The attempt at a solution
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    The answers are I1= -1.25A, I2=0.125A and I3 = 1.125A
    I don't know where I messed up for I3
     
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  3. Dec 17, 2016 #2

    nrqed

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    How di you get Va = (I2-I3)/5 ?
     
  4. Dec 17, 2016 #3
    It should be multiplied
     
  5. Dec 17, 2016 #4

    nrqed

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    My point is that a voltage is a resistance times a current, it cannot be a current divided by a resistance
     
  6. Dec 17, 2016 #5
    Thank you I didn't realize my error
     
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