# Four resistances of 16 ohms each are connected in parallel. Four such combinations are connected in series. What is the total resistance?

When four 16 ohm resistances is connected in parallel combination then the equivalent resistance will be

1/R = 1/16 + 1/16 + 1/16 + 1/16 = 4/16

R = 4 ohm

When four such combinations are connected in series, than the total resistance = 4+4+4+4 = 16 ohm.

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