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What is I

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Homework Statement


If your body has a resistance of 100,000Ω what is the I in your body if touching the terminal of a 18V truck battery.


Homework Equations


N/A


The Attempt at a Solution



I=18/100,000
I=5,555
 

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gneill
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Homework Statement


If your body has a resistance of 100,000Ω what is the I in your body if touching the terminal of a 18V truck battery.


Homework Equations


N/A


The Attempt at a Solution



I=18/100,000
I=5,555
The result of the math seems to be a bit off given the values, although the equation is of the correct form :smile: (you should specify the units for the result, too).

Look up Ohm's Law and then take another look at the problem.
 

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