Electrical Safety Overview

Some Electrical Basics

Basic Ohm's Law:

 

Ohm's Law for Electric current (amps), voltage and resistance states:

 

One volt is required to push one amp through one ohm.

E = Voltage = V (volts)

I = Current = A (amperage)

R = Resistance = (ohms)

 

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Figure 1: Ohm's Law Pie Chart