What is the difference between neutral and ground?




Answers were Sorted based on User's Feedback



Answer / ramana

neutral is for circuit completion and grounding is for
equipment protection.

Is This Answer Correct ?    27 Yes 4 No

Answer / harikesh yadav

Neutral & Ground difference 0 to 03 volts Acceptable
Neutral is a complection device and ground is a protective
device for Human and all eqipement of circuit

Is This Answer Correct ?    1 Yes 1 No

Answer / santosh kumar doppa

Neutral- It is a return path for current.

Earth or Ground- it is a leakage current path from electrical equipements to earth

Is This Answer Correct ?    0 Yes 0 No



Post New Answer



More Electrical Engineering Interview Questions

what is function of rtu?

1 Answers  


Why the design of electromechanical energy conversion machines is based on the medium of conversion as megnetic field not as electric field?

2 Answers  


In power plant synchronizing time (synchroniging meter should be 12'o clock position only. why not 6'o clock position not possible.

1 Answers   ITC Infotech,


What is single break or Double break related to MCB?

2 Answers  


I NEED RRB APTITUDE QUESTIONS AND MODEL PAPER,PLEASE SEND MY E-MAIL joo28_eee@yahoo.co.in

0 Answers  


which type of motor is used in lift ?

7 Answers  


what is the working principle of a DG Set, Alternator, & exiter

0 Answers  


1.What do you mean by inductive and capacitive parts of an electric circuit. 2.What do you mean by decrease of inductane and capacitance of a network? Please dont give me the text book answer.3. What is class X ct and its applications?

2 Answers  


WHy neutral to ground trips when neutral touches the ground

1 Answers  


how does it help for selection of a transformer.

1 Answers   Reddy Labs,


why the transformer was not rotating like a motor?

5 Answers   TATA,


WHY 6.6KV MOTORS ARE STAR CONNECTED AND WHY NOT DELTA CONNECTED,

15 Answers   Bhel,




Categories
  • Civil Engineering (4580)
  • Mechanical Engineering (3679)
  • Electrical Engineering (15641)
  • Electronics Communications (2628)
  • Chemical Engineering (729)
  • Aeronautical Engineering (78)
  • Bio Engineering (30)
  • Metallurgy (95)
  • Industrial Engineering (198)
  • Instrumentation (2853)
  • Automobile Engineering (135)
  • Mechatronics Engineering (41)
  • Marine Engineering (60)
  • Power Plant Engineering (165)
  • Engineering AllOther (1325)