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JohnGano

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I solved for resistance and got [tex]R = \rho \frac{l}{A}[/tex]

If [tex]R = \rho \frac{l}{A} = \frac{V}{I}[/tex] would the current correspond to the ampacity of the material? Or, if you were to replace R in the first equation with V/I, what current value would be used in determining the resistivity of a material?

This is not a homework question. I just read about resistivity and now I'm trying to figure this out.