2462 Electronic Definition or Meaning for Volt (Voltage)

Definition for Volt (Voltage)


What is Volt (Voltage) in electronics?
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A potential due to an electric field. One volt is defined as the potential difference across a resistor that is passing one ampere and dissipating one watt. 1 V = 1 W/A. Voltage accelerates negatively charged electrons from the negative to the positive charge, and accelerates positive charged protons and ions the other way.

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