what is difference between resistance and resistivity?

Asked by shiv nandan | 28th Aug, 2010, 12:00: AM

Expert Answer:

Resistance is the property of the object at hand while resistivity is the property of the material.
They have different physical dimensions and units.
They are realted by R = ρL/A.

Answered by  | 28th Aug, 2010, 01:13: PM

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