26.67: 1 2 1 1 2 1 so P ε R R ε P = = 2 2 2 2 2 2 so P ε R R ε P = = a) When the resistors are connected in parallel to the emf, the voltage across each resistor is ε and the power dissipated by each resistor is the same as if only the one resistor were connected.
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This homework help was uploaded on 04/19/2008 for the course PHYS 4 taught by Professor Stuart during the Spring '08 term at UCSB.