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Electrical Troubleshooting Quiz - June 10, 2014

What do you tell a client with a high electric bill after adding LEDs, shocks at water fountains and a high equipment failure rate?

You’ve been called in as a consultant to a facility with three problems.

1) Their electric bill is higher than it used to be. In an effort to fix this, they replaced their incandescent lamps with screw-in LED lamps. The facility manager says this hasn’t made a dent in the electric bill.

2) People are getting small electric shocks at the water fountains. You met with the HR manager about this, and he said it’s a frequent complaint.

3) The equipment fai

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