becoming part of a
Exposed wires are unsafe. Many people are
hurt or killed by shocks from common
household circuits. The soles of your shoes will
normally protect you from an electrical shock.
The third prong, which is round, connects the
metal shell of an appliance to the ground wire
of a building.
A lightning rod is a metal rod mounted on the
roof of a building in order to protect the
Fuses and Circuit
In order to prevent circuits from overheating,
devices called fuses and circuit breakers are
added to circuits.
The severity of an electric shock depends on the
The voltage is determined by the source of the
shock.One factor of being electrocuted is of you
are wet or dry.