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31st of March 2017
Physics
Q:

I have the question that why only the part of wire has resistors ( like

-------------/\/\/\/\/\/\/\-----------) why not the whole wire has resistance and it should be like this (/\/\/\/\/\/\/\/\) . Please expert help me out.

And I am thankful to u that u gave a brilliant answer to my earlier question.

Thanks,

Ananay Chaudhry - CBSE - Class X

Friday, March 31, 2017 at 18:07:PM

A:

Hi,

Very interesting!!!...

This is a symbol which represents an external resistor connected to a circuit ( _/\/\/\/\/\/\/\/\_ ).  Also, the ends of the resistor (the horizontal lie) symbolises the connection of the resistor to wire which is a part of the circuit.

 

Friday, March 31, 2017 at 18:24:PM