what is drift velocity ?

Asked by jigyasa dwivedi | 2nd Jun, 2012, 09:00: PM

Expert Answer:

Drift velocity is the average velocity with which the free electrons get drifted towards the positive end of the conductor under the influence of an external electric field applied.
The drift velocity of electrons is of the order of 10-4 m/s.

Answered by  | 2nd Jun, 2012, 11:05: PM

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