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SHORT CIRCUIT

 

SHORT CIRCUIT

When can it be dangerous?

 

 

Description:

1. 👉 2 bulbs in series are shorted

2. 👉 1 bulb in series is shorted

3. 👉 2 bulbs in parallel are shorted


Definition

Short circuit: Voluntary or accidental connection of two points of an electrical circuit between which there is a potential difference, by a low resistance conductor. This results in an excessive current flowing through the circuit.

 

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