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How much power is dissipated by each resistor in FIGURE ?

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Step by Step Solution

Step 1: Given information

We need to find the power dissipation by each resistor.

Step 2: simplify

Let us consider the current flowing be :

Then,

The power dissipated in :

The power dissipated in :

Step 3: Circuit diagram 

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