why doesnt a bird sitting on a wire with different potential differences does not get a shock

Asked by  | 26th Dec, 2008, 10:42: AM

Expert Answer:

If a bird sits on a wire with one foot on one wire and the other foot on another wire that is at a different potential, then it will indeed get a shock. At times birds with very huge wings also get electrocuted as their wings touch the wires.

Answered by  | 29th Dec, 2008, 02:23: PM

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