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PMT - 2004

A battery is charged at a potential of 15 V for 8 hours when the current flowing is 10 A. The battery on discharge supplies a current of 5 A for 15 hours. The mean terminal voltage during discharge is 14 V. The "Watt-hour" efficiency of the battery is 

(1) 82.5%

(2) 80 %

(3) 90%

(4) 87.5%

(4) Watt hour efficiency =Discharging  energyCharging  energy

=14×5×1515×8×10=0.875=87.5%  

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