5F20.55 - Series/Parallel Resistors

PIRA Classification: 5F20.55

Description: Three resistors (35, 100, and 160 ohm) are placed in series. Three resistors are also placed in parallel (same values as series case). Students are asked to calculate the total resistance of each case. The resistances are then displayed with an ohmmeter.

Special Instructions: None

Condition: Good

Setup time: 1 minute

Safety Issues: None