Absorb Physics by David Fairhurst

Electric cable power loss

Added by David Fairhurst on Feb 6, 2008

An interactive animation investigating the power loss in electric cables. Alter the transmission cable resistance or use the slider to change the transmission cable voltage and observe the effect on the transmitted power.

This resource is from the unit Producing Electricity which is part of Absorb Physics.

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