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Problem: When you touch your fingers (resistance 1000 Ω) to the terminals of a 6 V battery, show that the small current moving through your fingers is 0.006 A. How does this compare to "Killer Amps" = 0.07 amps? Is this enough to stop your heart?

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This problem requires us to know the concept of Ohm's law. 

Ohm's law:

i=VR, where is the current, V is the voltage, and R is resistance. 

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When you touch your fingers (resistance 1000 Ω) to the terminals of a 6 V battery, show that the small current moving through your fingers is 0.006 A. How does this compare to "Killer Amps" = 0.07 amps? Is this enough to stop your heart?

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