Physics

Grade-9

Easy

Question

# Pick out the correct statement from the following about the parallel combination of resistors.

- The current across the resistors are the same
- The resistance offered by all resistors are the same
- The potential difference is the same across each resistor
- The equivalent overall resistance is larger than the largest resistor

Hint:

### The **resistors** connected in a **parallel** combination won't experience any change in the** potential difference** across the resistors; it remains the** same**.

## The correct answer is: The potential difference is the same across each resistor

### "The potential difference is the same for all resistors." is the correct statement.

- The resistors are the electrical components that regulate the current flow in a circuit.
- The resistors are connected in series in a circuit that supplies the same amount of current.
- The resistors are all connected together at one end and to one another at the other end in a parallel combination.
- As a result, there won't be any change in the potential difference across the resistors; it stays the same.

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