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**Mystogan****Member**- Registered: 2015-08-12
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Could someone provide me with a detailed answer or direct me to the topic related to the question? Help is appreciated.

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**thickhead****Member**- Registered: 2016-04-16
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Are you supposed to solve by Ohm's law or Thevinin's theorem?

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**Mystogan****Member**- Registered: 2015-08-12
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thickhead wrote:

Are you supposed to solve by Ohm's law or Thevinin's theorem?

I have only been taught Ohm's Law.

I have solved that the current through the battery is 2 Ohm but I cannot find the current that goes in the individual parallel resistors.

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*Last edited by thickhead (2016-10-01 02:03:30)*

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**Mystogan****Member**- Registered: 2015-08-12
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I got the correct answer. But I am confused about how you arrived at the equation in the third line.

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**Mystogan****Member**- Registered: 2015-08-12
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Now I get it. Thanks!

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**mathicINDIA****Member**- Registered: 2017-06-03
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Potential Difference=12V

Now, the question is just confusing u.

Current is uniform throught the circuit, as i know from NCERT books.

So, I=V/R=12/3=4 ohms

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