# What do we use to generate electricity?

What do we use to generate electricity?

We  use  a conductor  and  magnetic  field  to  generate  electricity.
Use wind turbines.  In a windy seashore we set up some wind turbines.  But when the place is not windy we got no electricity.

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Answer : nuclear energy is produce by nuclei of atom

Description : How do magnets and copper wire make electricity?

Answer : According  to  Faradays  law , a changing  magnetic  field  on  a  conductor  induses  current  in  the  conductor  through   mutual  induction.

Description : How can a magnetic field be used to generate an electric current?

Answer : Magnetic  field  can  be  used  to  generate  electric  current  on  a  condition  that  it  is  on  a  rate  of  changing  magnetic  flux.  (Faraday's  law)

Description : Is electricity generated in AC or DC?

Answer : Electricity   is  generated  in  AC.

Description : How much electricity is produced by a power plant?

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Answer : We used it for cooking rice,  For washing clothes and for lights in the house.

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Answer : VLSI is Very Large Scale Integration. VLSI is very useful for compact design. More functionalities in smaller size. VLSI IC have small power consumption as compared to discrete components circuit. VLSI can be use for different functions in compact size.

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Description : Why do you need a closed circuit for electricity to flow?

Answer : When  the  circuit  is  closed  , a potential  diffrence  is  realized  between  the  two  nodes  connected  .This  causes  flow of  electrons  and  convection  current.

Description : The use of regenerator in a gas turbine cycle  (1) increases efficiency but has no effect on output (2) increases output but has no effect on efficiency (3) increases both efficiency and output (4) increases efficiency but decreases output

Answer : The use of regenerator in a gas turbine cycle increases efficiency but has no effect on output

Description : Can we use the synchronous motor as the synchronous capacitor?

Answer : Yes, we can use the synchronous motor as the synchronous capacitor when the synchrnous motor is overexcited.

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Answer : (i) Connected load  It is the sum of the power ratings (Watts or kW or MW) of all devices and machines existing (installed) in the premises of consumer. It is used to decide the ... a percentage of the total electricity bill which includes all amounts that go to the electricity supply agency.

Description : How does electricity get from the power plant to your home?

Answer : Electricity  gets  into   my   home  due  to  potential  diffrence  created   between  the  live   wire  and  neutral  wire.

Answer : To avoid electric shock from electrical appliances to the human body

Description : which device converts sound to electricity ?

Answer : Microphone converts sound to electricity.

Description : necessity of transmission of electricity.

Answer :  Because of following points there is necessity of transmission of power:   1. Electrical load on power system is not concentrated at one place but it is widely spread.  2. Load ... to the point of actual utilization of it (consumers) for this purpose transmission electricity is necessary.

Description : Describe the concept of Ferro electricity. Explain the application of Ferro electric material

Answer : The ferroelectric material has an electric dipole moment and it is spontaneously polarized. They have high dielectric constant which is nonlinear because it is dependent on the intensity of ... used in condensers to concentrate considerable quantities of electric energy within a small space.

Description : List at least two examples that show how static electricity can be generated.

Answer : Examples of how static electricity can be generated include combing your hair, walking across a carpeted room, or sliding two pieces of plastic across each other.

Description : Define the terms: i) Tariff ii) Fuel surcharge iii) Electricity Duty iv) Connected load

Answer : i) Tariff: The rate at which a consumer is charged for the consumption of electricity is called as tariff. OR The amount of money framed by the supplier for the supply of electrical energy ... is the total wattage of all appliances which are used by the consumer on his sanctioned connection.

Description : The consumer of electricity could be : (A) Domestic (B) Agricultural (C) Industrial and Commercial (D) All of the above

Answer : The consumer of electricity could be : (A) Domestic (B) Agricultural (C) Industrial and Commercial (D) All of the above

Description : The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) is mainly responsible for:  (A) Regulating tariffs for generation and inter-state transmission of energy including tariffs  (B) Advising the government on ... (C) Efficiency and economy in the electricity industry  (D) All of the above

Answer : The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) is mainly responsible for:  (A) Regulating tariffs for generation and inter-state transmission of energy including tariffs  (B) Advising the government on ... (C) Efficiency and economy in the electricity industry  (D) All of the above

Description : As per Electricity Act, ____________means any line which is used for carrying electricity for any purpose.  (A) Electric line (B) Transmission line (C) All of the above (D) None of the above

Answer : As per Electricity Act, Electric line means any line which is used for carrying electricity for any purpose.

Answer : Integrating instruments are those which measure the total quantity of electricity delivered in a particular time.

Description : Is Aluminium a good conductor of electricity?

Answer : Yes aluminium is a conductor and it is a good conductor of electricity. But copper have better conductivity as compare to aluminium.

Description : How electricity is transmitted and distributed?

Description : How electricity is distributed?

Description : How much is 1 unit of electricity?

Answer : 1 unit of electricity is equal to 1 kWh.

Description : Is electricity faster than lightning?

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Answer : Obviously its A.C

Description : How the electricity is transmitted?

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Description : How does the electricity travel?

Answer : Electricity can only travel when there is a force pushing it. This force is called electromotive force. Take a look at  a water pump. When you on it force(EMF)will be applied to the ... its specified destination. This same process is applied to  electricity. EMF is required to start the process.

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Answer : No. Wood is an insulator and it doesn't free electrons to flow in it.

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