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An incandescent lamp is marked '120v,75W'

a)what is the current in the lamp under normal condition of operation?

b)How much does it cost per hour to operate the lamp if the price of electrical energy is $6.00 per unit?

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Use ohms law, remembering Power is I*V

Cost= power*time

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    a. P = E*I = 75W
    120I = 75
    I = 0.625A

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