Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

Published by Addison-Wesley
ISBN 10: 0321909100
ISBN 13: 978-0-32190-910-7

Chapter 23 - Think and Do: 35

Answer

This is a hands-on demonstration. Try it and see!

Work Step by Step

This is an interesting exercise to see which of your household appliances is most power-hungry. You can also use a commercially available device known as a "Kill a watt" meter to accomplish this task more simply.
Update this answer!

You can help us out by revising, improving and updating this answer.

Update this answer

After you claim an answer you’ll have 24 hours to send in a draft. An editor will review the submission and either publish your submission or provide feedback.