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# 5 factors that influence the size of electrical resistance?

###### Wiki User

###### 2007-07-23 21:55:55

Electrical Resistance depends on three factors: Resistivity;

Area; Length.

Resistivity is the property of the matter. More Resistivity means

more resistance.

More Area means less resistance.

More length means more resistance.

R= Resistivity. Length/Area

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