The unit of measurement for electric current, equal to one coulomb per second.
Named after andré-marie ampère, french physicist and mathematician who studied the nature of electricity and magnetism.
- The circuit was rated for a maximum of 10 amperes.
- He measured the current in amperes using a multimeter.
- The ampere is the base unit of electric current in the International System of Units (SI).
- An ampere is a flow of one coulomb of charge per second.
- The flow of electric current is measured in amperes.