Voltage / Volts

By: Dusty Arlia
Published on November 15, 2011
Updated on Thursday, July 16, 2015 at 6:54 PM
Total Updates: 4

Voltage is electrical pressure. It is very similar to the water pressure of your garden hose.

Volts are the unit of measurement for electrical pressure. In electrical formulas, you will see the volts represented by the symbol "V".