Lesson: The Power of Electrical Components
In this lesson, we will learn how to use the formula E = QV to find the energy dissipated to the environment by the component of an electronic circuit.
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Worksheet: 12 Questions • 4 Videos
A 7 Ω resistor and a 5 Ω resistor are connected in series to a cell. The cell provides a current of 4 A through the circuit. How much energy do the resistors transfer to the surrounding environment in 20 seconds?
Which of the following is the correct formula for the energy transferred to the environment when an amount of a charge, , is moved across a potential difference, ?
An electric motor is connected to a 9 V battery. Over a period of time, the motor converts 450 J of electrical energy into kinetic energy, heat, and sound. How much charge passes through the motor over this period of time?