Posted by **Kenna** on Monday, November 26, 2012 at 4:06pm.

A coffee maker is rated at 1200 W, a toaster at 1100 W, and a waffle maker at

1400 W. The three appliances are connected in parallel to a common 120-V household circuit. (a) What is

the current in each appliance when operated independently? (b) What total current is delivered to the

appliances when all are operating simultaneously? (c) Is a 15-A circuit breaker sufficient in this situation?

Explain.

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- science - On a particular day, the following appliances are used for the times ...
- phyical science - On a particular day, the following appliances are used for the...
- Science - What is the current in the 30-ohm heating coil of a coffee maker that ...
- Physics - What is the resistance of a coffee maker that draws a current of 5.0A ...
- science - On a particular day, the following appliances are used for the times ...
- physics - An ammeter indicates the current for a toaster is 5.0 amps when the ...
- Physics! - An ammeter indicates the current for a toaster is 5.0 amps when the ...
- Physics! - An ammeter indicates the current for a toaster is 5.0 amps when the ...
- Physics-Electricity - A toaster consists of 4 heating elements that are ...
- physics - Please check my work here: Resistors of 30 ohms and 60 ohms are ...

More Related Questions