 18.1: 1. (I) A current of 1.30 A flows in a wire. How many electrons are ...
 18.2: 2. (I) A service station charges a battery using a current of 6.7 A...
 18.3: 3. (I) What is the current in amperes if 1200 Na+ ions flow across ...
 18.4: 4. (I) What is the resistance of a toaster if 120 V produces a curr...
 18.5: 5. (I) What voltage will produce 0.25 A of current through a 38001...
 18.6: 6. (II) A hair dryer draws 7.5 A when plugged into a 120V line, (a...
 18.7: 7. (II) An electric clothes dryer has a healing element with a resi...
 18.8: 8. (II) A 9.0V battery is connected to a bulb whose resistance is ...
 18.9: 9. (II) A bird stands on a dc electric transmission line carrying 2...
 18.10: 10. (II) An electric device draws 6.50 A at 240 V. (a) If the volta...
 18.11: 11. (II) A 12V battery causes a current of 0.60 A through a resist...
 18.12: 12. (I) What is the diameter of a 1.00m length of tungsten wire wh...
 18.13: 13. (I) What is the resistance of a 3.5m length of copper wire 1.5...
 18.14: 14. (II) Calculate the ratio of the resistance of 10.0m of aluminum...
 18.15: 15. (II) Can a 2.5mmdiameter copper wire have the same resistance...
 18.16: 16. (II) A certain copper wire has a resistance of 10.0 H. At what ...
 18.17: 17. (II) Howr much wrould you have to raise the temperature of a co...
 18.18: 18. (II) Estimate at what temperature copper will have the same res...
 18.19: 19. (II) A 100W lightbulb has a resistance of about 12 fl when col...
 18.20: 20. (II) Compute the voltage drop along a 26m length of household ...
 18.21: 21. (II) A rectangular solid made of carbon has sides of lengths 1....
 18.22: 22. (II) Two aluminum wrires have the same resistance. If one has t...
 18.23: * 23. (II) A length of aluminum wire is connected to a precision 10...
 18.24: 24. (Ill) A 10.0m length of wire consists of 5.0m of copper follow...
 18.25: *25. (Ill) For some applications, it is important that the value of...
 18.26: 26. (I) The healing element of an electric oven is designed to prod...
 18.27: 27. (I) What is the maximum power consumption of a 3.0V portable C...
 18.28: 28. (I) What is the maximum voltage that can be applied across a 2....
 18.29: 29. (I) (a) Determine the resistance of, and current through, a 75...
 18.30: 30. (II) A 115V fishtank heater is rated at 110 W. Calculate (a) ...
 18.31: 31. (II) A 120V hair dryer has two settings: 850 W and 1250 W. (<?...
 18.32: 32. (II) You buy a 75W lightbulb in Europe, where electricity is d...
 18.33: 33. (II) How many kWh of energy does a 550W toaster use in the mor...
 18.34: 34. (II) At $0,095 per kWh. what does it cost to leave a 25W porch...
 18.35: 35. (II) An ordinary flashlight uses two Dcell 1.5V batteries con...
 18.36: 36. (II) What is the total amount of energy stored in a 12V, 85A...
 18.37: 37. (II) How many 100W lightbulbs.connected to 120 V as in Fig. 18...
 18.38: 38. (II) An extension cord made of two wires of diameter 0.129 cm (...
 18.39: 39. (II) A power station delivers 620 kW of power at 12.000 V to a ...
 18.40: 40. (Ill) The current in an electromagnet connected to a 240V line...
 18.41: 41. (Ill) A small immersion heater can be used in a car to heat a c...
 18.42: 42. (I) Calculate the peak current in a 2.2kli resistor connected ...
 18.43: 43. (I) An ac voltage, whose peak value is 180 V, is across a 3301...
 18.44: 44. (II) Estimate the resistance of the 120Vnm circuits in your ho...
 18.45: 45. (II) The peak value of an alternating current in a 1500W devic...
 18.46: 46. (II) An 1800W arc welder is connected to a 660Vrins ac line. ...
 18.47: 47. (II) (a) What is the maximum instantaneous power dissipated by ...
 18.48: 48. (II) A heater coil connected to a 240Vrms ac line has a resist...
 18.49: *49. (II) A 0.65mmdiameter copper wire carries a tiny current of ...
 18.50: * 50. (II) A 5.80m length of 2.0mmdiameter wire carries a 750mA...
 18.51: *51. (Ill) At a point high in the Earth's atmosphere. He2+ ions in ...
 18.52: * 52. (I) What is the magnitude of the electric field across an axo...
 18.53: * 53. (II) A neuron is stimulated with an electric pulse. The actio...
 18.54: * 54. (Ill) Estimate how much energy is required to transmit one ac...
 18.55: *55. (Ill) During an action potential. Na+ ions move into the cell ...
 18.56: 56. How many coulombs are there in 1.00 amperehour?
 18.57: 57. What is the average current drawn by a 1.0hp 120V motor? (1 h...
 18.58: 58. A person accidentally leaves a car with the lights on. If each ...
 18.59: 59. 'I*he heating element of a 110V, 1500W heater is 5.4 m long. ...
 18.60: 60. The conductance G of an object is defined as the reciprocal of ...
 18.61: 61. A small city requires about 10 MW of power. Suppose that instea...
 18.62: 62. (<?) A particular household uses a 1.8kW heater 3.0 h/day (onv...
 18.63: 63. A length of wire is cut in half and the two lengths are wrapped...
 18.64: 64. A 1200W hair dryer is designed for 117 V. (a) What will be the...
 18.65: 65. The wiring in a house must be thick enough so it does not becom...
 18.66: 66. Suppose a current is given by the equation / = 1.80 sin 210/. w...
 18.67: 67. A microwave oven running at 65% efficiency delivers 950 W of en...
 18.68: 68. A 1.000 wire is stretched uniformly to 3.00 times its original...
 18.69: 69. 220 V is applied to two different conductors made of the same m...
 18.70: 70. An electric heater is used to heat a room of volume 62 m3. Air ...
 18.71: 71. A 2200W oven is hooked to a 240V source, (a) What is the resi...
 18.72: 72. A projected electric vehicle makes use of storage batteries as ...
 18.73: 73. A 12.511 resistor is made from a coil of copper wire whose tot...
 18.74: 74. A 100W. 120V lightbulb has a resistance of 12II when cold (20...
 18.75: * 75. The Tevatron accelerator at Fermilab (Illinois) is designed t...
 18.76: 76. An air conditioner draw's 12 A at 220V ac. The connecting cord...
 18.77: 77. A fishtank heater is rated at 95 W when connected to 120 V. Th...
 18.78: 78. In an automobile, the system voltage varies from about 12 V whe...
 18.79: 79. Lightbulb A is rated at 120 V and 40 W for household applicatio...
 18.80: 80. Copper wire of diameter 0.259 cm is used to connect a set of ap...
 18.81: 81. A copper pipe has an inside diameter of 3.00 cm and an outside ...
 18.82: 82. If a wire of resistance R is stretched uniformly so that its le...
 18.83: * 83. A tungsten filament used in a flashlight bulb operates at 0.2...
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