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Name 4 types of common electrical appliances and what type of energy they produce

•lamps, to produce light
•electric mixers, to produce kinetic energy
•speakers, to produce sound energy
•TVs, to produce light and sound energy


What useful energy transfer takes place in a drill?

Electrical energy to kinetic energy


How do many electrical appliances transfer energy?

By heating


Name an electrical appliance where energy transfer by heating is useful?

A kettle


How should electrical appliances be designed?

To waste as little energy as possible


Which electrical appliance usefully transfers electrical energy into light energy and sound energy?

TV or computer


What is an electrical appliance?

A machine that transfers electrical energy into our desires type of energy at the flick of a switch