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AC Generator Action


AC Generator Action

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The AC generator tutorial demonstrates how varying the frequency of an alternating current can affect both the voltage produced by the generator, as well as the speed in which the coil rotates.
Material Type: Simulation
Technical Format: Java Applet
Date Added to MERLOT: February 10, 2001
Date Modified in MERLOT: May 06, 2007
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Submitter: John Walkup


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Primary Audience: College General Ed
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Language: English
Cost Involved: no
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Avatar for John Walkup
13 years ago

John Walkup (Staff)

Very high quality simultation with wonderful graphics. For those struggling to
understand how an ac generator works, this simulation is very helpful. Runs a
little fast on my machine. Also check out the dc version of this applet by the
same author.