why is voltmeter connected in parallel and ammeter connected in series?

Asked by shreyashsinghtheking | 30th Aug, 2008, 02:18: PM

Expert Answer:

because in parallel combination potential difference remain same therefore voltmeter is connected in parallel

and current is same in series combination therefore ammeter is connected in series.

Answered by  | 1st Sep, 2008, 04:18: PM

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