# How to Find Equivalent Resistance

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### Which of the following terms means the same thing as equivalent resistance?

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### 2. Two resistors are connected to a battery in series. If the resistors have resistances of 4 ohms and 10 ohms, what is the equivalent resistance of the circuit?

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You'll find multiple-choice questions about finding equivalent resistance on this mobile-friendly quiz/worksheet combo. When you answer these questions, you'll be asked about what happens to the current in a circuit as resistance goes up and how to calculate the equivalent resistance of a circuit.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The quiz is a helpful way to see if you know:

• Another word for equivalent resistance
• What happens to the current in a circuit as resistance goes up
• What the equivalent resistance of a circuit is in sample scenarios
• The definition of a parallel circuit

## Skills Practiced

• Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as equivalent resistance and parallel circuit
• Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on finding equivalent resistance
• Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding circuit currents and resistance