Electrical Quizzes & Trivia

Do you know why alternating current is called as such? How about direct current? Yes, it’s called alternating because current flows both ways; one way and then the other. Direct current on the other hand goes just one way. Have you heard about the War of the Currents? Who were involved in this war? Here’s a hint. Scientists, not countries were involved. If you know your electricity well, then the answers shouldn’t have come much of a shock. We’re looking for electricity experts like you.

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    The owner hired an electrician to prepare and install the electrical wiring for his house. The electrician with the owner's consent, decided to use a larger size of wiring for the circuit breaker to anticipate overload. After some time, the house was on fire. After the investigation, it has proven that the cause of the fire was faulty wiring. Why did the circuit breaker fail to detect the short circuit/ overloading?

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Why did the circuit breaker fail to detect the short circuit/ overloading?
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