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You Are Supplied with a Number of 100 ω Resistors. How Could You Combine Some of These Resistors to Make a 250 ω Resistor? - CBSE Class 10 - Science

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Question

You are supplied with a number of 100 Ω resistors. How could you combine some of these resistors to make a 250 Ω resistor?

Solution

When two 100 Ω resistors are connected in parallel, the value of the combined resistance becomes 50 Ω.
Now to get a resistance of 250 Ω, we must connect two more 100 Ω resistors in series with the above combination.
Therefore, the configuration will be two 100 Ω resistors in series with a parallel combination of another two 100 Ω resistors.

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Solution You Are Supplied with a Number of 100 ω Resistors. How Could You Combine Some of These Resistors to Make a 250 ω Resistor? Concept: Resistance of a System of Resistors - Resistors in Series.
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