# Electric current is sometimes incorrectly defined as simply a flow of electrons. What is wrong with this definition?

Mar 25, 2018

See Below.

#### Explanation:

Actually, Electric Current means The Amount of Charge flown at unit time.

So, $\text{Electric Current " = "The Total Amount Of Charge"/"The Total Time}$

Again, This is an average measure, You should differentiate to

find the exact current at an instant.