THE MEANING OF POWER-FACTOR

A general expression for the electric power generated or consumed in a direct-current circuit is obtained by multiplying the reading of a suitable voltmeter connected across the terminals by the reading of an ammeter connected in the circuit.
Keywords: ammeter, induction motors, mechanical work, synchronous condenser, watt, Capacity, Circuit, Circuits, energy, Generators, Load, Motors, Systems
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