Resistance in a Wire - Resistivitet | Resistans | Krinsar - PhET Interactive Simulations

Resistance in a Wire

Resistance in a Wire simulation


  • Resistivitet
  • Resistans
  • Krinsar

Sample Learning Goals

  • Predict how changing each variable will affect the resistance.
  • Explain the difference between resistance and resistivity.

Inclusive Features

  • Alternative Input;

    Alternative Input

  • Sound and Sonification;

    Sound and Sonification

  • Interactive Description;

    Interactive Description

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System Requirements


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Version 1.6.12