2.2 Parallel connection of resistors
If the power consumers (resistors) in an electric circuit are arranged parallel to each other, so that the same voltage is applied to each consumer, one speaks of a parallel connection.
Diagram 17: Parallel connection with three power consumers (resistors connected in parallel)
|1. Total amperage I or ITotal|
|2. Total voltage U or UTotal|
|3. Total resistance R or RTotal|