you are given two nichrome wire of same length and different thickness Which wire will get heated first Give reason.?

You are given two nichrome wire of same length and different thickness Which wire will get heated first Give reason.? Asked Merlin Mary Mathew Answer: If the wires are connected one by one to a source, (or connected in parallel to the same source) the one having less resistance (Greater thickness) will get heated up first. [...]

A Few Questions from Current Electricity.

1.Why is copper wire more preferable than silver wire? 2.Why should the melting point of a fuse wire be low? 3.”The resistivity of a wire 1 ohm meter.”Explain. 4.What is the resistivity of(a)copper(b)nichrome? 5.What will happen if nichrome wire is used in transmission lines? Incoming search terms:current electricity numericalsdifficult questions on current and electricitynumericals on [...]