Anita 91 Questions 25 Answers 0 Best Answers 208 Points View Profile 0 AnitaPundit Asked: October 26, 20202020-10-26T20:03:47+05:30 2020-10-26T20:03:47+05:30In: Defense Jobs Why is an ammeter likely to be burnt out if … 0 Why is an ammeter likely to be burnt out if it is connected in parallel in a circuit? Share Facebook 1 Answer Voted Oldest Recent AmanRaj 54 Questions 6 Answers 0 Best Answers 83 Points View Profile AmanRaj Beginner 2020-10-26T20:05:10+05:30Added an answer on October 26, 2020 at 8:05 pm The resistance of an ammeter is very low. If an ammeter is connected in parallel, the resultant resistance of the circuit decreases and excessive current passes through the instrument. Hence, the ammeter is likely to be burnt out. 0 Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp You must login to add an answer. Username or email* Password* Remember Me! Forgot Password?