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Many resistors branch from a single point. The resistance of the circuit is the sum of the inverse of each resistor.

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    Resistors in Parallel

    Resistors in Parallel

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Students will learn how to analyze and solve problems involving circuits with resistors in parallel.
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  • Interactive Simulations
    Dollhouse

    Dollhouse

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Learn about the analysis of parallel circuits in the context of a realistic household circuit.
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  • Interactive Simulations
    Electric Analogies

    Electric Analogies

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Explore a different way of thinking about electricity as a way to become familiar with the concept of potential, current, and resistance
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    Marquee Lights

    Marquee Lights

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Learn about different ways you can wire an electric circuit, and how the brightness of the lights depends on how they are configured.
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  • Simulation
    Resistor Simulation

    Resistor Simulation

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Explore how resistors and circuits are like water running through pipes.
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  • Video
    Resistors in Parallel

    Resistors in Parallel

    by CK-12 //at grade
    The equation for resistors in parallel is derived.
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  • Practice
    Resistors in Parallel Practice
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    Resistors in Parallel Practice

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  • Downloadable Quiz
    Resistors in Parallel Quiz - PPB

    Resistors in Parallel Quiz - PPB

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Calculate the total resistance of multiple resistors wired in parallel, know how to decrease the total resistance by adding certain resistors in parallel.
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  • Critical Thinking
    Resistors in Parallel Discussion Questions

    Resistors in Parallel Discussion Questions

    by CK-12 //at grade
    A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Resistors in Parallel.
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  • Study Guide
    Electrical Systems Study Guide

    Electrical Systems Study Guide

    by CK-12 //at grade
    This study guide is an overview of circuits and circuit diagrams. It discusses voltage, current, Ohm's law, loop rule, and junction rule and reviews how to solve resistors in series, resistors in parallel, capacitors in series, and capacitors in parallel.
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