Category:Glossary of Physics terms
Dictionary with simple explanation for technicians of Physics terms:
- A potential (or voltage) divider consists of a pair of resistors across a voltage source.
It is a common device used in electronics and instrumentation.
- A Wheatstone Bridge consists of two potential dividers made of resistors P&Q and R&S. At balance there is no current that flows through a Galvanometer (a sensitive ammeter)(G).