Current & Potential Difference | Electricity | Physics | FuseSchool

Current & Potential Difference | Electricity | Physics | FuseSchool

In this video we will be looking at how current relates to both resistance and potential difference, and how we record the potential difference and currents across different components to then calculate resistances.

A potential difference is also known as a voltage. A potential difference, or voltage, is needed across an electrical component to make a current flow. Cells or batteries often provide this potential difference.

Animation & Design: Jean-Pierre Louw (
Narration: Dale Bennett
Script: Matthew Scholar (Sevenoaks School)

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