# Potential Difference Calculator

Enter the electrical charge and the total work done by an electrical circuit into the calculator to determine the potential difference.

## Potential Difference Formula

The following equation is used to calculate a potential difference of an electrical circuit.

E = W/ C

• Where E is the electrical potential difference
• W is the work done
• C is the total charge

## Potential Difference Definition

A potential difference is the ratio of work to total charge of an electric circuit.

## Potential Difference Example

How to calculate the potential difference?

1. First, determine the work done.

Measure the work done by the circuit.

2. Next, determine the total charge.

Measure the total charge.

3. Finally, calculate the potential difference.

Calculate the potential difference using the formula above.

## FAQ

What is an electrical potential difference?

An electrical potential difference is the ratio of work done by an electrical circuit and the charge of the particles moving through that circuit.

How is a potential difference calculated?

The potential difference is calculated using the work and charge of the electrical circuit.