# Will current flow more easily through a thick wire or a thin wire of the same material when connected to the same source ? Why ?

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Will current flow more easily through a thick wire or a thin wire of the same material when connected to the same source ? Why ?

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The current will flow more easily through thick wire. It is because the resistance of a conductor is inversely propotionl to its area of cross- section. If thicker the wire, less is resistance and hence more easily the current flows.