Sentence Examples


  • The ammeter to be calibrated is placed in series with a suitable low resistance which may be �i ohm, �oi ohm, �ooi ohm or more as the case may be.
  • In Germany the work of Martin Ohm (System der Mathematik, 1822) marks a step forward.
  • 981 volt, the strip difference having a resistance of 0.1 ohm, it would be seen that the current passing through the strip was 98 I amperes.
  • For this purpose a resistance, say, of one ohm is placed in series with the lamp and a resistance of 100,000 ohms placed across the terminals of the lamp; the latter resistance is divided into two parts, one consisting of loon ohms and the other of 99,000 ohms. The potentiometer enables us to measure therefore the current through the lamp by measuring the drop in volts down a resistance in series with it and the potential difference of the terminals of the lamp by measuring the drop in volts down the tooth part of the high resistance of 100,000 ohms connected across the terminals of the lamp.
  • The standard ohm, sub-standards up to 100,000 ohms, and below 1 ohm to = 1/1000 ohm.

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