4.7.3.2

4.7.3.2 Uses of the generator effect (HT only)

4.7.3.2 Uses of the generator effect (HT only)

Content

The generator effect is used in an alternator to generate ac and in a dynamo to generate dc.

Students should be able to:

  • explain how the generator effect is used in an alternator to generate ac and in a dynamo to generate dc
  • draw/interpret graphs of potential difference generated in the coil against time.


WS 1.4 Explain everyday and technological applications of science; evaluate associated personal, social, economic and environmental implications; and make decisions based on the evaluation of evidence and arguments.

Resources

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Practicals

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