# Physics - Potential Dividers

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If the resistance of $R _ 1$ is twice that of $R _ 2$, how much more of the total potential difference does $R _ 1$ get?

Twice as much.

What is the potential divider equation?

\[V_{\text{out}} = V_{\text{in}} \times \frac{R_1}{R_1 + R_2}\]