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Homework Help: Series circuit

  1. May 14, 2008 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

    in a series circuit, how is the voltage supplied to the circuit by the battery related to the voltages across the resistors in the circuit?

    2. Relevant equations

    3. The attempt at a solution
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  3. May 14, 2008 #2
    What can you say about the potential at a certain point on the circuit after going around the circuit?
  4. May 14, 2008 #3


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    Hi flower1319,

    Have you studied DC circuits yet? Specifically Ohm's Law? What are your thoughts?

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