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# Problem: How much energy does a heater use if it runs for 10 minutes when connected to a 120 Volt outlet drawing 10 Amps of current? a. 12 joules b. 1200 joules c. 720000 joules

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Energy:

$\overline{){\mathbf{E}}{\mathbf{=}}{\mathbf{P}}{\mathbf{t}}}$, where P is power and t is time.

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###### Problem Details

How much energy does a heater use if it runs for 10 minutes when connected to a 120 Volt outlet drawing 10 Amps of current?

a. 12 joules

b. 1200 joules

c. 720000 joules