Electronics - Parallel Circuits

Exercise :: Parallel Circuits - Filling the Blanks

6. 

An ammeter is connected in ______ with the branch resistor to measure branch current, and in ______ with the voltage supply to measure total parallel circuit current.

A. parallel, series
B. series, parallel
C. series, series
D. parallel, parallel

Answer: Option C

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7. 

Circuit analysis should reveal that the largest resistance in a parallel circuit has the ______.

A. least current
B. most current
C. least voltage
D. most voltage

Answer: Option A

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8. 

An open resistor in parallel will cause the total ___ to increase.

A. voltage
B. current
C. resistance
D. power

Answer: Option C

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9. 

The total power in the given circuit is ___.

A. 4.8 mW
B. 18 mW
C. 7.2 mW
D. 30 mW

Answer: Option D

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10. 

The total resistance in the given circuit is _____.

A. greater than 8 komega.gif
B. 58 komega.gif
C. 4.8 komega.gif
D. greater than 30 komega.gif

Answer: Option C

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