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    What does Ohm stand for?

    I've heard this tearm around so it's no unfamiliar but just want to know what it stands for, so can anyone tell me?







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    An ohm is the measure of somethings resistance to current flow. Check out this page it will tell you all you want to know and probably more http://www.eatel.net/~amptech/elecdisc/




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    It's simply the unit of measure for electrical resistance, just as a pound or a kilogram is a unit of measurement for weight/mass.

    It was established by a German physicist named George Simon Ohm.





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