Which uses more energy, a 250 W TV set in 1 hr, or a 1200 W toaster in 10 minutes?

Asked by Vishal kumar | 1 year ago |  334

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Solution :-

The energy consumed by electrical appliances is given by the equation

H = Pt, where P is the power of the appliance and t is the time

Using this formula, the energy consumed by a TV of power ration 250 W, can be calculated as follows:

H = 250 W × 3600 seconds = 9 × 105 J

Similarly, the energy consumed by a toaster of power rating 1200 W is

H = 1200 W × 600 s = 7.2 × 105 J

From the calculations, it can be said that the energy consumed by the TV is greater than the toaster.

Answered by Shivani Kumari | 1 year ago

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