what is a potential difference?

Asked by lakshay | 6th Apr, 2012, 07:12: AM

Expert Answer:

The amount of energy per unit charge needed to move a charged particle from a reference point to a designated point in a static electric field; voltage. Also called potential.The difference, measured in volts, in electric potential between two points, especially two points in an electric circuit.

Answered by  | 6th Apr, 2012, 10:38: AM

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