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Resistance in a Wire

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PhET Interactive Simulations
University of Colorado Boulder
https://phet.colorado.edu

Topics

  • Resistivity
  • Resistance
  • Circuits

Description

Observe changes to the equation and wire as you play with the resistivity, length, and area sliders.

Sample Learning Goals

  • Predict how changing each variable will affect the resistance.
  • Explain the difference between resistance and resistivity.
Version 1.4.1
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Basque All Basque Run now Kable baten erresistentzia  
Belarusian All беларускі Run now Супраціўленне правадніка  
Bosnian All Bosanski Run now Otpornost žice  
Bulgarian All български Run now Съпротивление на проводник  
Chinese (Simplified) All 中文 (中国) Run now 电线的电阻  
Chinese (Traditional) All 中文 (台灣) Run now Resistance in a Wire_電線的電阻  
Croatian All hrvatski Run now Električna otpornost vodiča  
Czech All čeština Run now Odpor drátu  
Danish All Dansk Run now Modstand i en tråd  
Dutch All Nederlands Run now Weerstand van een draad  
Estonian All Eesti Run now Juhtme takistus  
Finnish All suomi Run now Resistanssi johtimessa  
French All français Run now Résistance dans un fil  
Galician All Gallegan Run now Resistencia nun fío  
Georgian All Georgian Run now გამტარის წინაღობა  
German All Deutsch Run now Widerstand in einem Kabel  
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Hebrew All עברית Run now התנגדות בתיל  
Hindi All हिंदी Run now तार में प्रतिरोध   
Hungarian All magyar Run now Vezeték ellenállása  
Indonesian All Bahasa Indonesia Run now Resistansi Konduktor  
Irish All Gaeilge Run now Frithbheartaíocht I Sreang  
Italian All italiano Run now Resistenza in un cavo elettrico  
Japanese All 日本語 Run now 電線の電気抵抗(Resistance in a Wire)  
Kannada All Kannada Run now ವೈರಿನ ರೋಧಕತೆ  
Kazakh All Kazakh Run now Resistance in a Wire  
Korean All 한국어 Run now 전선의 저항  
Latvian All Latviešu Run now Pretestība vadā  
Macedonian All македонски Run now Отпорност на жица  
Malayalam All Malayalam Run now ചാലകത്തിന്റെ പ്രതിരോധം  
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Marathi All मराठी Run now तारेमधील विरोध  
Mongolian All Mongolian Run now Resistance in a Wire  
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Persian All فارسی Run now مقاومت یک سیم  
Polish All polski Run now Rezystancja przewodnika  
Portuguese All português Run now Resistência num condutor  
Portuguese (Brazil) All português (Brasil) Run now Resistência em um Fio  
Romanian All română Run now Rezistenta intr-un cablu  
Russian All русский Run now Сопротивление проводника  
Serbian All Српски Run now Омов закон (отпор линијског проводника)  
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Slovenian All Slovenščina Run now Upornost v žici  
Spanish All español Run now Resistencia en un alambre  
Spanish (Mexico) All español (México) Run now Resistencia en un cable  
Spanish (Peru) All español (Perú) Run now Resistencia en un Alambre  
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Swedish All svenska Run now Resistans i en ledare  
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