Question
Tue February 12, 2013 By: Neha Nandakumar
 

How to identify which is series resistance and which is parallel resistance in a combination of resistances? how to differentiate Series resistance and parallel resistance?

Expert Reply
Tue February 12, 2013
If the effective resistance is greater than the greatest of the resistances connected, then the resistances are connected in series.
If the effective resistance is less than the smallest of the individual resistances then the resistances are connected in parallel.
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