Circuits 9.5: Additional Problem 5

Circuit A Circuit B Circuit C

Description

A light bulb is connect to two ideal batteries in three possible ways. Place the mouse on the various circuit elements to read their values.

Question

   Which arrangement has the light bulb burning the brightest?  

Answer

 Circuit C.

Reference

See Giancoli-PA: 19-3, Giancoli-SE: 26-1.

Credits

Physlet problem authored by Wolfgang Christian.

2000 by Prentice-Hall, Inc. A Pearson Company