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ISBN: 9781337399692
Chapter 10, Problem 3E
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How does a dam produce electricity?

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

The mechanism of electricity production by a dam is to be explained.

Concept Introduction:

Electricity is generated from various sources, such as wind, water, and sunlight.

The generation of electricity is mainly based upon the concept of the turning of turbines that are connected to a power plant.

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Dams are built on a flowing stream of water. The rain water flowing downhill is trapped in reservoirs called dams. This water is then released in a controlled manner to rot...

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