Compute the value of R that results in maximum power transfer to the 10- resistor in Fig. 4.134. Find the maximum power.

ENGE 211 Book Notes 1.3 charge-an electrical property of the atomic particles of which matter consists, measured in Coulombs (C) the motion of charges causes electric current electric current – the time rate of change of charge, measured in Amperes (A) (1 A= 1C/sec) voltage – (potential difference) the energy required to move a unit charge from a reference point (-) to another point (+) Anacronym: (B)ad (B)oys (R)un (O)ver (Y)oung (G)rass (B)ut (V)iolets (G)row (W)ildly 2.1 Ohm’s law states that the voltage v across a resistor is directly proportional to the current i flowing through the resistor. V=IR short circuit; a circuit element with resistance approaching zero Open circuit = a circuit elem