TITLE

Volts Alternating Current

PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Network Dictionary;2007, p519
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
An encyclopedia entry for "Volts Alternating Current" (VAC) in computer hardware is presented. It refers to the amount of force with which an alternating electrical current flows through a circuit. The polarity of the current from 120 VAC changes or alternates 60 times per second. Most electrical outlets in the U.S. produce the 120 VAC.
ACCESSION #
31671193

 

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