# What is the relationship of voltage current and resistance?

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## What is the relationship of voltage current and resistance?

Ohm’s law defines the relationship between the voltage, current, and resistance in an electric circuit: i = v/r. The current is directly proportional to the voltage and inversely proportional to the resistance.

## Who defined the fundamental relationship between voltage current and resistance?

Georg Simon Ohm

## What is the relationship between volts amps and ohms?

Voltage is measured in volts, current is measured in amps and resistance is measured in ohms. A neat analogy to help understand these terms is a system of plumbing pipes. The voltage is equivalent to the water pressure, the current is equivalent to the flow rate, and the resistance is like the pipe size.

## Why does voltage decrease when current increases?

The current required to carry a given power decrease when you increase the voltage because the power is the product of the current with the voltage (and power factor). as per the formul;I=P/V…… SO if we keep the value of ‘P’ CONSTANT AND VARRY THE VALUE OF ‘V’then we get the value of i will less.

## Does increasing resistance increase voltage?

The voltage only increases when you increase a resistance IF the current stays constant. In a simple circuit the current almost certainly would NOT stay the same when you increase the resistance. Amps are a measure of how many electrons flow past a point in the circuit per second.

## Does resistance depend on voltage?

Hence, it can be concluded that the resistance value neither depends upon the voltage applied across the wire nor the current flowing through it. Resistance is the property of the material and does not depend upon current and potential difference.

## What happens if resistance increases?

The relationship between resistance and wire length is proportional . When resistance is increased in a circuit , for example by adding more electrical components , the current decreases as a result.

## Does Resistance reduce voltage?

A resistor has the ability to reduce voltage and current when used in a circuit. The main function of a resistor is to limit current flow. Ohm’s law tells us that an increase in a resistors value will see a decrease in current. To reduce voltage, resistors are set up in a configuration known as ‘voltage divider’.

## What happens if voltage drop is too high?

Excessive voltage drop in a circuit can cause lights to flicker or burn dimly, heaters to heat poorly, and motors to run hotter than normal and burn out. This condition causes the load to work harder with less voltage pushing the current.

## What happens to voltage when current increases?

If current increases in a conductor there will be increased voltage drop in electrical conductors so there will be less voltage at the load. That is one reason why we use larger cables for higher current flow, to reduce voltage loss in the conductor.

## How do you reduce a 12v to 5V with a resistor?

Connect 12 v to pin 1 ,pin 2 is the ground and pin3 gives 5v. Don’t want to use IC or not getting it,use a voltage divider using 2 resistors and you are done with it. Connect 12 v across the series combination of 4.7k ohm and 6.8k ohm(readily available standard ) resistor and take the output across 4.7k ohm.

## How do you reduce voltage from 24v to 12v?

- Simple voltage dropping isn’t efficient, and efficient voltage dropping isn’t simple.
- The proper solution is a 24 to 12 V switching regulator, at the end of the wire, as you have surmised.
- You could wire up a relay on a timer to swap between the batteries every five minutes or so.

## How do you reduce voltage?

The simplest way to reduce voltage drop is to increase the diameter of the conductor between the source and the load, which lowers the overall resistance. In power distribution systems, a given amount of power can be transmitted with less voltage drop if a higher voltage is used.

## How do you reduce 220 volts to 110 volts?

You can convert a receptacle from 220 volts to 110 volts in one of two ways. The first is to use a 220 to 110 adapter. The other is to rewire the receptacle or install a new receptacle next to the old one and connect it to the 220-volt wiring.

## What are the causes of over voltage?

The main cause of these voltage surges in power system are due to lightning impulses and switching impulses of the system. But over voltage in the power system may also be caused by, insulation failure, arcing ground and resonance etc.

## How do I convert 12v to 5v?

12v to 5v converter using a voltage divider: You can run two LEDs in series across the resistor R2 while taking input from 12V lead-acid battery or a 12v adaptor as an input. Components required: One 12v battery, 1.8k resistor, 1.3k resistor, connecting wires. This circuit is a voltage divider schematic.

## What resistor do I need to drop 12V to 5V?

PLace two resistors in series with the 2nd resistor value (5/7) of the first resistor value. Place the resistors between 12v and ground and then you will get 5v at the point between them. This is a very crude way of doing it. It is unregulated so the voltage out will be dependent of voltage in.

## How do I convert 12V to 3v?

12v to 3v Voltage Regulator

- Step 2: Schematic.
- Step 3: Practical Aproach.
- Frome same hole connects one end of 330-ohm resistance and another end to the ground.
- Connect 12v supply.
- From the junction of both resistor connect one 3v LED.
- To verify Connect multimeter to the junction and measure the output voltage.

## Can I plug a 12V into a 5V?

The device will very likely burn out. In addition, depending on what the device is and the capacity of the 12V supply, connecting a 12V supply to a device rated 5V max could lead to a hazard – fire, explosion, etc.

## What happens if I use the wrong voltage adapter?

If you’re lucky, nothing will happen, and no damage will occur. If you are unlucky, your device will be damaged. There’s a middle ground, too. Some laptops and other devices include polarity protection, which is essentially a fuse that burns out if you use the wrong polarity.

## What is the difference between 5V and 12V?

The main disadvantage of the 5V system is that voltage drop is a more significant limiting factor. However 5V systems are much more power efficient than 12V systems; a 5V linear system will always be 2.4 times more efficient than it’s equivalent 12V system.

## Can I use a 12V charger on a 9V battery?

It will take more or less time depending on the capacity in Ampere/hour of your battery and the maximum current your 12V charger can deliver. So in that case you can interpose a standard value 75 ohms, 1/4 watt resistor between your 12V source and your 9V (NiMH or NiCAD) battery.

## Can I use a 12V power supply on a 9V router?

You can safely use an adapter with the same output voltage, and a current (A/mA) rating equal or higher than the original. If you use one with significantly more voltage (and 12v is a full third more than 9v) then you might burn out your device.

## How do you convert 12V to 9V?

To reduce a 12V circuit to 9V, place two resistors in series within the circuit. Find the difference between the two voltages (12V – 9V = 3V) to determine the total amount of resistance needed.

## How do you convert 15V to 12V?

The simplest way of doing 15V – 12V conversion is to use 4 power diodes connected in series.