# Output Voltage (voltage divider)

## Description

A voltage divider (potential divider) is a linear circuit that produces an output voltage that is a fraction of its input voltage. Voltage division refers to the partitioning of a voltage among the components of the divider

Related formulas## Variables

V_{out} | Output voltage (V) |

Z_{2} | Impendance in series with Z1 (ohm) |

Z_{1} | Impendance in series with Z2 (ohm) |

V_{in} | Input Voltage (V) |