Asked by ankit95 | 2nd Feb, 2010, 11:02: AM

Expert Answer:

Dear student,

The element  is made of special high resistance wire so the power is dissipated in the element rather than the low resistance cord.

Power(watts) = Resistance (ohms) X {Current(amperes)}squared

Hope this is clear.



Answered by  | 2nd Feb, 2010, 11:17: AM

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