Distinguish between resistance and resistivity ?

Asked by neerja pathak | 12th May, 2012, 12:31: PM

Expert Answer:

RESISTANCE: It is the property of a conductor to resist the flow of charges through it and it is constant for a given metallic wire at a given temperature.
RESISTIVITY: It is the resistance offered by unit length and unit area of cross section by a wire of the given material of conductor.

Answered by  | 12th May, 2012, 11:34: PM

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