Q. 1 B

One coulomb of charge flows through any cross-section of a conductor in 1 second. What is the current flowing through the conductor?

Answer :

One coulomb is nearly equal to 6 x 1018 electrons. SI unit of electric current is ampere (A). Ampere is the flow of electric charges through a surface at the rate of one coulomb per second. This means if 1 coulomb of electric charge flows through a cross section for 1 second, it would be equal to 1 ampere.


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