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Problem: Two batteries and three resistors are connected as shown in the figure.How much current flows through 6.0 - battery when the switch is open?I = ____A

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Well apply Kirchhoff's loop rule to the left loop:

9.0 - 6.0 - (2.0)i - (4.0)i = 0

3.0 - 6.0i = 0

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Two batteries and three resistors are connected as shown in the figure.

How much current flows through 6.0 - battery when the switch is open?

I = ____A

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