What is meant by sensitivity of a potentiometer?

Asked by  | 26th Jan, 2009, 02:08: PM

Expert Answer:

A potentiometer is said to be sensitive if it can measure very small potential differences. It's sensitivity can be increased by increasing the no. of wires of the potentiometer , which in turn decreases its potentisl gradient.

 

Answered by  | 27th Jan, 2009, 01:21: AM

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