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Power dissipation in resistors configuration

"Three resistors (R, 1/2R, 2R) are connected to a battery. (a) If the resistors are connected in series, which one has the greatest rate of energy dissipation? (b) Repeat part (a), this time assuming that the resistors are connected in parallel."

Solution Summary

The solution demonstrates how the different configurations affect the power dissipation in the resistors.