Conversion of galvanometer to ammeter and voltmeter..

Asked by  | 26th Jan, 2009, 02:22: PM

Expert Answer:

Galvanometer can be converted into ammeter by putting a wire of low resistance (shunt) parallel to it and

Galvanometer can be converted into  a voltmeter by connecting a high resistance in series with it.

Current sensitivity = figure of merit x no. of divisions on galvanometer scale


Answered by  | 27th Jan, 2009, 01:18: AM

Queries asked on Sunday & after 7pm from Monday to Saturday will be answered after 12pm the next working day.