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1. I've come across this question and I don't understand how to get the right answer, please could someone explain?
What is the potential at G, the mid point between the two resistors, in circuit (F)?
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2. First find the total resistance of the parallel resistors (1/Rt=1/R1+1/R2) then find the current by using I=V/R.
Find the voltage/potential drop of the resistance of the parallel resistors.
Subtract the potential/voltage drop from the emf and that should give you the voltage/potential at point G.
Hopefully that will give you the answer you're looking for
First find the total resistance of the parallel resistors (1/Rt=1/R1+1/R2) then find the current by using I=V/R.
Find the voltage/potential drop of the resistance of the parallel resistors.
Subtract the potential/voltage drop from the emf and that should give you the voltage/potential at point G.
Hopefully that will give you the answer you're looking for
Thanks, this gave me the right answer!

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