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3.6 Further problems on series and parallel networks Figure 5.28 2 10 60 20 AC—_ +4 tea a) Figure 5.29 1 The pa’s measnred across three sesistors connected in series are 5-V.7 Vand 10 V, and the supply curent is 2 A. Detennine (a) the supply voltage, (b) the total circuit resistance and (¢) the values of the thiee resistors. [(a) 22 V(b) 11. 9 ©) 250.350.59] 2. For the circuit shown in Figure $.26, determine the value of V1. If the total cizcuit resistance is 36 @ determine the supply cwrent and the value of resistors Ry, Ro and Rs [10 V, 05 A, 20.2, 102, 6 9] 3 When the switch in the circuit in Figure 5.27 is closed the reading ‘on voltmeter 1 is 30 V and that on voltneter 2 is 10 V. Detenmine the reading on the ammeter and the value of resistor Ry [aA.259) 4 Two resistors are comected in series across an 18 V supply and ‘curent of 5 A flows. If one of the resistors has a value of 2.4 9 ‘determine (a) the value of the other resistor and (b) the pad. across the 2.4 Daveststar75 A] [@12262V) 5 Resistances of 4 © and 12 @ are connected in parallel across a ‘9'V battery. Determine (a) the equivalent circuit resistance, (b) the supply cwrent, and (¢) the current in each resistor. 1320340 For the circuit shown in Figure 5.28 determine (a) the reading on the emmeter, and (b) the value of resistor & BsA259) Find the equivalent resistance when the following resistances ane ‘connected (a) in series, (b) in parallel @3Qand2Q (ii) 20 k@ and 40 kQ (iii) 42,8 Q and 16 2 _ (iv) 800 Q, 4 kQ and 1500 2 [la) @) $2 (i) 60 KO (ii) 28.9 Ge) 6.3 KO () @) 1.2 2 Gi) 134 ko Gi) 28 Gv) 461.5 KO] Find the total resistance between terminals A and B of the circuit shown in Fignre $29) [82] Find the equivalent resistance between terminals C and D of the circuit shown in Figure 5.29(b) 2759] Resistors of 20 ©, 20 © and 30 @ are connected in parallel. What resistance must be added in series with the combination to obtain a total resistance of 10 $2, If the complete circuit expends a power of 0.36 KW, find the total current flowing. RS2.64] u 13 (@) Calculate the current flowing in the 30 9 resistor shown in Figure 5.30 (b) What additional value of resistance would have to be placed in parallel with the 20 © and 30 @ resistors to change the supply current to § A. the supply voltage remaining constant, [@ 16a) 69] Determine the cuments and voltages indicated in the circuit shown in Figure $31 (nasa na254 Ho ANAEA B= 3A lo=2A, Vi =20V. V2 = $V, Vs =6¥] Find the current 7 in Figure 5.32. [18 a)