- Alternating Current
- Amperes (Amps)
- Analog-to-Digital Converter (ADC)
- Band gap
- Charge Carriers
- Conduction band
- Current source
- Digital Potentiometer
- Digital-to-Analog Converter (DAC)
- Direct Current
- Free electrons
- Imaginary numbers
- Input Bias Current
- Intrinsic semiconductor
- Offset Voltage
- Ohm's Law
- Operational Amplifiers (Op-amps)
- Power Supply
- Slew Rate
- Static electricity
- Summing Amplifier
- Valence band
- Volt-amp reactive (VAR)
- Voltage Follower
- Voltage source
Resistance is a measure of the… resistance of flow of electricity. Let’s try that again without breaking a cardinal rule of definitions. Resistance is how much the electrons struggle to move in comparison to the voltage across something. So, if there’s high voltage and high resistance, there will be low current, just as if there’s low voltage but low resistance. There. Hopefully that’s better.
The ability to resist the flow of electric current; it is measured in ohms.
Fundamentals of Electric Circuits, 5th Edition by Charles K. Alexander and Matthew N. O. Sadiku
The opposition to the flow of current in an electric circuit.
Grob’s Basic Electronics, 11th Edition by Mitchel E. Schultz
Potentiometers. Pots. Trimmers. Rheostats. If you’ve done very much with electronics, ...
Potentiometers. Pots. Trimmers. Rheostats. If you’ve done very much with electronics, you’ve heard at least a couple of these words. Maybe you’ve ...
Potentiometers. Pots. Trimmers. Rheostats. If you’ve done very much with electronics, you’ve heard at least a couple of these words. Maybe you’ve heard them interchangeably and ...