# A nichrome wire with a resistance of 15.5 is connected across the terminals of a 3.0 V flashlight battery. How much current is in the wire?

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- MyRankLv 69 months agoBest Answer
Given,

Resistance (R) = 15.5Ω

Voltage (V) = 3V

Current (I) = ?

We know that:

Voltage (V) = current (I) x Resistance (R)

Current (I) = voltage (V) / Resistance (R) = 3V/15.5Ω = 0.19Ω

∴ Current (I) = 0.19A.

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