LIVE Course for free

Rated by 1 million+ students
Get app now
0 votes
18 views
in Physics by (30.0k points)
closed by
The electric appliances in a house are connected ____.
1. in series
2. in parallel
3. either in series or in parallel
4. both in series and in parallel

1 Answer

0 votes
by (53.7k points)
selected by
 
Best answer
Correct Answer - Option 2 : in parallel

The correct answer is in parallel.

  • The different electrical appliances in a domestic circuit are connected in parallel.
  • It has the following advantages
    • If one electrical appliance stops working due to some defect, then all other appliances keep working properly.
    • Each electrical appliance has its own switch due to which it can be turned on or turned off independently, without affecting other appliances.
    • Each electrical appliance gets the same voltage as that of the power supply line.
  • The potential difference across each appliance is equal to the supplied voltage in a parallel connection.

Welcome to Sarthaks eConnect: A unique platform where students can interact with teachers/experts/students to get solutions to their queries. Students (upto class 10+2) preparing for All Government Exams, CBSE Board Exam, ICSE Board Exam, State Board Exam, JEE (Mains+Advance) and NEET can ask questions from any subject and get quick answers by subject teachers/ experts/mentors/students.

Categories

...