# A 120 ohm resistor, a 60 ohm resistor, and a 40 ohm resistor are connected in parallel to a 120 volt power source. What is the current running through the 120 ohm resistor?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 22, 2016

#### Answer:

In parallel connection each resistor gets the same supply voltage.

#### Explanation:

Current= voltage divided by resiatnce

120/120- 1 ampere.

Answer= 1 ampere.