Question
An electric heater is rated at 1750 W, a toaster at 500 W, and an electric grill at 1250 W. The three appliances are connected to a common
120 V household circuit.
(a) How much current does each draw?
A (heater)
A (toaster)
A (grill)
(b) Is a circuit with a 28 A circuit breaker sufficient in this situation?
---Select---
Explain your answer.

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An electric heater is rated at 1750 W, a toaster at 500 W, and an electric grill at 1250 W. The three appliances are connected to a common 120 V household circuit. (a) How much current does each draw? A (heater) A (toaster) A (grill) (b) Is a circuit with a 28 A circuit breaker sufficient in this situation? ---Select--- Explain your answer.

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