# Resistance of a Conducting Wire Calculator

The Resistance of a Conducting Wire Calculator will calculate the:

1. Resistance of a conducting wire when the length, type of material and cross-sectional area of the material are given material

Calculation Parameters: Medium is considered as uniform; the wire is considered at the same thickness everywhere.

 🖹 Normal View🗖 Full Page View Calculator Precision (Decimal Places)0123456789101112131415 Resistivity of material (ρ) Ω ∙ m Length of wire (L) m Cross sectional area of wire (A) m2
Resistance of material calculation The Resistance of material is Ω[Ohm] Rw = ρ × L/ARw = × /Rw = /Rw = Resistivity of material (ρ) Ω ∙ m [Ohm times metre] Length of wire (L) m [metre] Cross sectional area of wire (A) m2 [square metre]

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