# How do you find the current in a loop?

## How do you find the current in a loop?

The loop equation can be used to find the current through the loop: I=VR1+R2+R3=12.00V1.00Î©+2.00Î©+3.00Î©=2.00A.

## Is current the same in a loop?

If you have a circuit with a single loop, the current in every element is the same. In a single-loop circuit, all the elements are in series.

What is path loop?

A loop is any closed path in a circuit. A loop is a closed path formed by starting at a node, passing through a set of nodes, and returning to the starting node without passing through any node more than once.

### What is the current in the loop?

The Loop Current is a flow of warm water that travels through the Gulf of Mexico, past the Florida Keys, and up the Atlantic Seaboard. The current is also known as the Florida current as it flows through the Florida Strait, into the Gulf Stream, and heads north up the eastern coast of the U.S.

### What is difference between loop and mesh?

A loop is any closed path through a circuit where no node more than once is encountered. A mesh is a closed path in a circuit with no other paths inside it.

What causes the loop current?

Periodically, the current bulges northward in the Gulf of Mexico and an eddy breaks off and moves slowly to the west-southwest at a speed of about 3 “ 5 km/day. This eddy, known as a loop current eddy or a warm core ring rotates clockwise due to the coriolis force.

#### What is a loop Eddie?

Loop Current Frontal Eddies are cold-core, counter-clockwise rotating (cyclonic) eddies that form on or near the boundary of the Loop Current. LCFEs range from about 80 km to 120 km in diameter. These cold features are smaller than the warm-core eddies shed from the Loop Current.

#### How deep is the Loop Current?

about 800 m deep

How long does the North Atlantic Gyre take to complete one loop?

Finally, the slow and very shallow Canary Current runs south along the eastern edge of the Atlantic, carrying cold water to the equator to complete the gyre. A single trip around this circuit takes about 10 years.

## What is the temperature of the Gulf Loop Current?

An image of the sea surface temperature in the Gulf of Mexico. Red colors are water with surface temperatures near 80 Â°F (27 Â°C) and are associated with the Loop Current….

The Loop Current
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## Which side of Australia has warmer waters?

Northern

Which ocean current is closest to Texas?

A parent to the Florida Current, the Loop Current is a warm ocean current that flows northward between Cuba and the YucatÃ¡n Peninsula, moves north into the Gulf of Mexico, loops east and south before exiting to the east through the Florida Straits and joining the Gulf Stream.

### Which US coast has warmer water?

See the direction of the water off the US west coast? It’s called the California Current. If you went swimming on a beach on the west coast, the ocean water would be much cooler than on one of our Carolina beaches. Along the east coast of the US, warmer water from the equatorial region flows north toward the poles.

### Which ocean is most dangerous?

Pacific Ocean

Why is the West Coast water so cold?

The water along the coast of California is cold for a couple of reasons. First, the California Current brings cold water from Alaska southward along the coast. And second, cold water from the deep ocean comes up to the surface through a process called upwelling. So water from the deep ocean is sucked to the surface.

#### Why is it colder in the East than the West?

The cold temperature on the East Coast is due to the winds. In the winter, the westerly winds blow warm moist air onto the West Coast, which makes it rain so much. Since land cools and heats more than the ocean does, the land is much colder than the ocean during the winter.

#### Where are the coldest seas?

The coldest seas are found near the poles such as the Greenland, Barents, Beaufort, Kara, Laptev and East Siberian Seas found near the north pole and Weddell and Ross Seas found in the south poles. The Baltic Sea is also considered one of the coldest seas.

Why are California beaches not clear?

The Pacific Ocean is huge and turns a lot of water brownish-gray as a result of upwelling. Smaller, more fine sand particles can make water murkier since they are easily agitated. In clear water, sediments may be coarser and tougher to stir up since they are heavier and made of shell pieces and dead coral chunks.

## Where is the clearest water in California?

La Jolla Cove Beach

## Where is the clearest water in the world?

20 Bluest Waters In the World

1. The Maldives. The Maldives, located in the Indian Ocean, have around 1,190 islands and sandbanks.
2. Palawan, Philippines. Palawan is an archipelago with 1,780 islands.
3. Crater Lake, Oregon.
4. Ambergris Caye, Belize.
5. Exuma, Bahamas.
6. Hanauma Bay, Oahu, Hawaii.
7. Egremnoi, Greece.
8. Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia.

What city has the cleanest water in California?

A national research and lobbying group has ranked Sacramento’s tap water as the best in California and 18th-best in the nation.

### Why is California tap water bad?

As long as these water systems can’t afford to train their staff, build new infrastructure, and maintain their equipment, drinking water will continue to fail public health standards, putting Californians at risk for cancer, birth defects, heart disease, diabetes, and infant mortality.

### Which cities have the worst tap water?

These Are the Places with the Worst Tap Water in America

• Fresno, California. 1/13.
• Modesto, California. 2/13.
• Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 3/13.
• Brady, Texas. 4/13.
• Omaha, Nebraska. 5/13.
• Houston, Texas. 6/13.
• Midland, Texas. 7/13.
• Milwaukee, Wisconsin. 8/13.

Where is the most beautiful water?

13 Places Where You Can See the Bluest Water in the World (Video)

• Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia.
• Ambergris Caye, Belize.
• Five-Flower Lake, Jiuzhaigou National Park, China.
• Havelock Island, India.
• Islas de Rosario, Colombia.
• Peyto Lake, Alberta, Canada.
• The Maldives. 13 Places to See the Bluest Water in the World.
• Palawan, The Philippines. 13 Places to See the Bluest Water in the World.